YouTube has partnered with content providers in the U.K., Germany and France to feed 60 new channels as viewership rocketed to 4 billion hours a month, up from 3 billion hours earlier this year.
CANNES -- Disney is to bow a movies-on-demand service across Europe.
CANNES -- The international TV biz is becoming a high-stakes game similar to making features, according to the new head of FremantleMedia.
CANNES -- DLT Entertainment has launched a new distribution company with upstart Raydar Media, a content management and creation company set up by international TV exec Alison Rayson.
Starz has struck a deal to license select programming to HBO Nordic, the new service HBO is launching in Scandinavia later this year.
Survival expert Bear Grylls has found his next extreme adventure: "Get Out Alive," a reality competition series for NBC, co-produced with Ben Silverman's Electus.
Gallic TV giant Canal Plus Group has inked an exclusive output deal with Warner Bros. for its pay TV channels and multiple platforms.
LONDON -- ITV Studios, the international sales and production arm of the U.K. commercial broadcaster, is expanding its Nordic creative hub with the acquisition of Finland's Tarinatalo.
Digital opportunities were the talk of the MipJunior confab, with top-level U.S. and international players discussing new production models, cross-platform branding and revenue streams at the weekend…
With fragile economies affecting the global TV biz, a posse of North Americans are in Cannes at the Mipcom TV sales market, which bows today, to tap into international opportunities.
Domestic Film DAILY
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300: Rise of an Empire
300: Rise of an Empire1Daily:$11.5M Cumulative:$45.0M Warner Brothers -28.56%
Mr. Peabody & Sherman
Mr. Peabody & Sherman2Daily:$9.8M Cumulative:$32.2M Fox / DreamWorks Animation -31.73%
Non-Stop3Daily:$4.0M Cumulative:$52.6M Universal Pictures -43.54%