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.
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.
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…
Fox Entertainment prexy Kevin Reilly will unveil an extended trailer for Kiefer Sutherland starrer "Touch" during the Media Mastermind keynote session at Mipcom, the TV showcase that kicks off Oct. 3…
Classic brands get contemporary rebirth on hungry nets
Drama options are everywhere, forcing buyers to be discerning.
Five years ago, well-heeled U.K. webs regularly outbid one another to secure firstrun exclusive rights to the latest zeitgeist show from the U.S.
Producers love a known brand, but formula works best in other genres
Over the past several years, much of the focus in kids' TV has been on the popularity of live-action programs, spurred by the success of such shows as Disney's "Hannah Montana" and Nickelodeon's…
Growth intensifies TV animation biz in Eastern Europe