Fiction is flourishing on French TV, with U.S. shows and local drama slugging it out in an increasingly close contest. While TF1-aired "CSI: New York," broke records for U.S. fare (one episode drew…
Sweeping changes are raising the temperature across British webs as new execs attempt to prepare their companies for the digital age.
Hollywood series continue to impact German television, but with serialized U.S. content struggling to satisfy Teutonic TV habits, webs are looking for alternatives.
Though "House" and "Grey's Anatomy" are going strong in Italy, it's local fiction that continues to consistently grab auds. Terrestrial players like RAI and Mediaset won't be in hot pursuit of the…
It may be sunny on the Croisette, but players from the Netherlands' cutthroat market will be in the trenches at Mip. Though RTL Netherlands and SBS Broadcasting, each with three general entertainment…
Unless Canada's broadcast regulator puts its foot down -- and hard -- this will be the last Mip with more than a handful of Canadian buyers, as the industry north of the border continues to…
The aggressive Seven Network has recently leapt ahead in its bid to outperform longtime champ Nine in the 2007 ratings race. Seven has had the pick of Stateside fare ("Grey's Anatomy" and "Ugly…
Indian television is now in the midst of its biggest upheaval since the introduction of color broadcasts. Many of the elements of change -- such as the explosion of direct-to-home satellite…
Reality TV is the order of the day for China, with "American Idol"-style skeins proving popular with auds -- though unpopular with politicians who feel they undermine morality.
Fragmentation is the budding story in Spain. Combined audience share for the three main nationwide channels -- Telecinco, Antena 3 TV and pubcaster TVE1 -- fell from 59% at the end of 2006 to 56% by…