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…
Tech companies are front and center at Mip TV featuring Milia this year. Muscling in on the dealmaking front, one such company, Intent MediaWorks, announced on Wednesday $10 million in Series B…
The hunger for celebrities continues. Intl. Broadcast Communications announced on Wednesday deals on its hot-selling "Famous" series into Serbia and Dubai.
Deals of all sorts and sizes continued to surface during the third day of wheeling and dealing on the Cannes Croisette. Among the agreements that have been signed in the past few hours:
Brace yourself for yet another media and entertainment market. This time it will be a mostly pan-Asian-oriented exhibition and conference devoted to content of all kinds across all delivery platforms.
Broadcaster-owned video-on-demand portals in key European territories are signing up content from the Hollywood studios at a fast clip. Latest to do a deal is Germany's ProSiebenSat 1 station group…
Canada's format specialist Distraction inked a deal in Cannes to distribute "Erotic Star," a burlesque pole dancing talent show format from Erotic Star Prods. in Australia.
Italy's RAI has concluded several deals for its two high-profile minis, "Caravaggio" and "War and Peace." Latin America and Scandinavia have signed on for both.
Sharks are navigating their way back to Discovery. Canada's Exploration Production is readying "Shark Family," a one-hour high-def pilot about a family whose life work is studying the fearsome…