The 44th annual Mip TV opens its doors today in Cannes, with most of the panel sessions peppered with new media pundits, but most of the deals still put together by old-line TV players.
MTV Networks Intl. (MTVNI) is embarking on a major digital push for Comedy Central's "South Park" at this week's Mip TV program market in Cannes, as it looks extend the long-running animated series…
L.A.-based Regent Entertainment has just switched its output deal for telepics from TeleCinco to Antena3 in Spain. Company has also formalized a similar supply arrangement with TF1 in France.
RLTV, the first-ever niche channel devoted to retirement living, has just inked its first-ever foreign distribution deal. Starting in June, RLTV content will be aired on Canada's S-Vox channel called…
E! Networks will exclusively rep programming overseas from TV One, a U.S. Producer of African-American lifestyle content. At Mip E! will begin licensing 50 hours from the TV One catalog, including…
On the eve of the Mip TV programming sales market in Cannes, reality producer Mark Burnett unveiled a joint venture with top Gaul player Endemol France. New entity, to be called Mark Burnett Prods…
It's not just German film that's experiencing a renaissance. Teutonic TV shows and formats have been attracting plenty of foreign interest ahead of this week's MipTV content mart in Cannes.
The Korean TV market has long been a tough nut to crack for foreign programming, in part due to regulations and viewers' support of local product.
The Russian TV market is in a format frenzy. And the commitments are getting longer all the time as well. Nightly doses of serial fare tend to start at 50 episodes and run up to as much as 200, as…
Across the Mideast, formats remain king. The jewel in Lebanese satcaster LBC's sked remains "Star Academy," based on Endemol's "Fame Academy," while Future TV continues to pin its hope on…
Thanks to folks like Al Gore and Michael Moore, controversial documentaries are expected to be hot at the upcoming MipDoc in Cannes. The two-day sales bazaar unfolds this weekend on the eve of the…