"TV to go" will be the hot ticket topic Monday at the so-called Mobile++ day in Las Vegas on the eve of the annual NATPE convention, which runs Jan. 24-26. The non-profit NATPE org has joined with…
Global Spanish-language titan Televisa will bow its adaptation of Colombia net RCN's worldwide hit "Betty la fea" (Ugly Betty) in Mexico on Monday.
Making available its program lineup to the international marketplace for the first time, the TV Guide Channel has tapped indie distributor CableReady to handle worldwide sales for some 100 hours of…
"American Idol," the mother of all talent contests, is planning to make its debut in TV syndication this fall. Tribune Entertainment has bought the syndication rights to reruns of "American Idol" for…
On the heels of a hot November ratings book for its syndie series "Da Vinci's Inquest," indie distrib Program Partners has once again plumbed the Great White North for two procedural dramas to…
"Teletubbies" producer Ragdoll has sold 105 new episodes of the series to Discovery Kids Latin America. The Latin American net aired 260 episodes in 1999. New licensing agreement runs to 2006.
A new reality show starring the international TV biz hit Mip last week: It featured global economic slowdown, broadcasters on tighter budgets, and fears of Hollywood strikes Also on tap…
The 2001 Mip TV trade mart won't go down as one of the most vibrant in history, with some 200 execs fewer than last year -- but exhibitors and participating companies were up, Reed Midem TV chief…
Pubcaster France 3 has acquired the free TV rights to a batch of Universal's feature films from Universal Intl. TV.
RAI Trade, the sales arm of Italian pubcaster RAI, is taking international distribution duties on the $9 million kids animation series, "The Adventures of Marco and Gina."
German kidvidder Igel Media has sold further rights to its live-action drama "Back to Sherwood," with the show going to Disney in Australia and Eureka in Singapore, following the initial sale to…