Following the success of the Chinese version of telenovela "Ugly Betty," the Shanghai Media Group has started production on a local version of Mexican TV giant Televisa's "Las tontas no van al cielo"…
MGM Networks has launched a locally versioned MGM Channel in Slovenia, the last country in Central and Eastern Europe without the web.
Continuing to roll out new media pacts across the world, Disney-ABC-ESPN TV has inked a video-on-demand agreement with Dutch cabler Ziggo.
Paris-based Banijay Entertainment has picked up rights to European broadcaster ProSiebenSat.1's entertainment format "Mister Perfect" for France and Spain.
Abu Dhabi's government-backed twofour54 media zone has inked with the U.K.'s 3Line Media to co-produce kids' skein "Diver Dan's Story Train."
In what is claimed to be the first deal of its kind, FremantleMedia Enterprises, the distribution arm of the production powerhouse, and Chinese shingle Asian Union are setting up a joint venture to…
German sellers continued to rack up sales at the Mip TV mart in Cannes.
Disney-ABC-ESPN Television has inked multi-year deals with South African paybox M-Net and Finnish broadcast network Nelonen Media at the Mip TV programming market.
Gallic TV group Marathon is to distribute North American series in France as a potential prelude to it plans to expand into pan-European rights acquisition.
A&E Television Networks has licensed three seasons of "Criss Angel Mindfreak" to AXN Beyond, Sony Pictures Entertainment's Asia-Pacific cable and satellite channel.
Discovery Communications has secured a program block on ProSiebenSat.1's Kabel Eins, a German free-to-air channel.