After losing ratings ground this year, Telefe is fighting back with a comedy directed by Oscar-winner Juan Jose Campanella, who sharpened his skills helming episodes of "House" and "Law and Order."
It's the annual autumnal clash of titans in Russia. After the long sultry days of summer, as fall colors begin to appear in the parks and gardens, the TV channels go head-to-head in a ratings war.
Sony Pictures Television, which found early success in licensing adaptations of such scripted shows as "Who's the Boss" and "The Nanny," is making great strides in the sale of light entertainment…
Mipcom honor underscores Anne Sweeney's success
Nine months after Filmyard's Ron Tutor, Tom Barrack and Qatar Holding dislodged Miramax from the Disney mothership, the 25-year-old company will enjoy something of a coming-out party at this year's…
Studios arrive at Mipcom with new shows, agendas.
The glossy coffee-table books are everywhere in Moscow.
TV producers in Russia want to shake up the way shows are being made: They're looking to up the quality and create programming that can sell to Russian nets as well as to foreign buyers.
Konstantin Ernst, head of pubcaster Channel One, has forged a reputation as both a tough television executive and film producer who's got a solid grasp on what the Russian public wants.
Territory Reports: Industry upheaval is rampant around the globe, but affects individual countries and regions in distinctly different ways.
3DD Prods.' "Remembering Amy," a docu celebrating the music of the late Amy Winehouse made for Channel 4 in Blighty and presold to NRK Norway and Turner Latin America, will bow at the Mipcom TV mart…