An influx of ad execs, the exploding Russian TV market and escalating openings for international biz all bulwarked attendance at the 45th Mip TV bazaar.
NBC U's Telemundo will launch paybox Telemundo Intl. next fall in Spain on the same day that it bows in Mexico as part of a pact inked with Mexican media giant Televisa.
France Telecom's Orange TV will launch an IPTV service in the U.K. by the end of the year, France Telecom Group chairman-CEO Didier Lombard announced at Mip TV Wednesday after delivering a keynote…
Deep-pocketed Gallic conglom Lagardere is on the hunt for production companies as it pursues is aim to create a pan-Euro TV production giant.
David Wyler is dusting off the family chariot to remake "Ben-Hur."
Net profits at battling U.K. tyke TV group Entertainment Rights dipped by 7% last year, according to results for the year ending December 31.
Teutonic distribs Bavaria Media Television and Telepool continue to ratchet up sales at this year's Mip TV programming mart in Cannes following a slew of package deals to the U.S. and Europe.
Disney-ABC Intl. unveiled another raft of deals Wednesday at Mip.
Latin American broadcasting behemoth TV Globo is overhauling its international sales strategy by planning a move into international syndication and expanding beyond the normal broadcast slots for its…
BBC Worldwide has inked a multi-year programming agreement with ProSiebenSat1 for the German broadcaster's video-on-demand platform Maxdome.
Continuing an extraordinary run of success Nine Network's gangster skein, "Underbelly" has been picked up by Fox Intl. Channels and Blighty-based distrib Portman Film & Television.