Blighty's ITV is looking to bank on the success of Scandinavian TV dramas such as "The Killing" and "Borgen" by reportedly considering a £90 million ($134.5 million) bid for Finland shingle Nice…
Simon Cowell's Syco and FremantleMedia is to launch "Afghanistan's Got Talent," which will be the 55th local adaptation of the format. The show will bow later this year on Afghanistan's 1TV Media. It…
FremantleMedia North America is strengthening its scripted development department with the additions of Craig Cegielski and Stefanie Berk. Cegielski takes on the newly-created position of exec vice…
LONDON – Helmer-producer Roland Emmerich is to develop a miniseries based on the life of Lawrence of Arabia for FremantleMedia Intl. Emmerich, best known for "Independence Day" and the upcoming…
FremantleMedia North America, best known as producer of "American Idol," is ending exclusive distribution and ad-sales partnership with YouTube for online channel The Pet Collective, pacting instead…
FremantleMedia North America has added Alex Demyanenko to the newly created post of senior veep of nonfiction development and programming. Demyanenko, a Shed Media alum, will oversee development and…
FremantleMedia, whose TV formats include "Idols," "Got Talent" and "The X Factor," has tapped Keith Hindle as CEO of its newly created Digital & Branded Entertainment division.
BERLIN — Pan-European broadcasting giant RTL Group, a major buyer of U.S. content, made a record €6 billion ($7.96 billion) in revenue last year, despite an increasingly tough economic environment…
International TV distribution-production company FremantleMedia has tapped Sangeeta Desai as chief operating officer and chief financial officer.
Distributor FremantleMedia Enterprises has acquired rights to adapt French zombie series "Les Revenants" for the global market, with the working title "They Came Back."