Fremantle Corp. has tapped TV vet Irv Holender as company director and principal.
Next week's Mip international TV sales confab in Cannes will be a coming-out party for ShineReveille Intl., the distribution wing of the powerhouse indies that merged in February.
Jan Mojto's Beta Film has picked up international rights to hit Canadian series "The Border" and "Heartland," ahead of the upcoming MipTV programming mart in Cannes, which bows April 7.
Didier Lombard, chairman-CEO of giant Gallic telco France Telecom, will deliver one of the keynote speeches, "Inventing a New Media TV Experience," at April's 45th Mip TV mart.
Elisabeth Murdoch, chair-CEO of U.K. shingle Shine, will give a keynote speech on creativity without borders at the Mip TV sales mart in Cannes on April 7.
Forget Al Gore and Arnold Schwarzenegger -- Homer Simpson is ready to be the new ambassador for action against climate change.
Leslie Moonves has just been named Mipcom Personality of the Year, an honor bestowed annually on an international executive who has made significant contributions to the global TV biz.
As someone who usually treks to media trade shows full of angst that my computer won't work and that I'll be reduced to dictating stories from a landline in a hotel that charges me triple for the…
Real-life reps rolled onto the Riviera Thursday to discuss virtual worlds and their role in the digital future. In a series of panel discussions, Mip TV delegates learned you can buy your avatar…
Reflecting the buoyant state of the global TV biz and the burgeoning interest in all things digital, Mip TV reported upticks Thursday in all areas of the five-day market and confab, which wraps…
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