PARIS -- Previously nabbed by Netflix in the States, Canal Plus' crime thriller "Spiral" (Engrenages) has now been acquired by U.S. web MHz Networks.
LONDON -- In the run-up to next week's TV mart Mipcom, ITV Studios Global Entertainment has closed a number of deals on its British crime and medical dramas.
PARIS -- "House of Cards" stars Kevin Spacey and Robin Wright and scribe Beau Willimon will tubthump the Netflix series at next week's Mipcom TV mart in Cannes, where distributor Sony Pictures…
Then Cartoon Network prexy Stuart Snyder delivers his keynote address at Mipcom Jr., he'll have plenty of numbers to show just how much the business has changed in the past 20 years.
Just about a year ago, Nickelodeon told the TV world the bottom had mysteriously dropped out of its ratings in September with a massive double-digit sinking of viewership.
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BERLIN -- International TV sales are picking up in the run up to the Mipcom programming mart in Cannes, which kicks off Oct. 8.
BIARRITZ, France -- "The Americans," FX's drama series toplining Keri Russell and Matthew Rhys as KGB spies masquerading as a married American couple in the 1980s, will world premiere on the opening…