Hispanic TV soon will be bubbling over with soaps. Brazilian mega-conglom Globo has finalized a five-year output deal with Telemundo that will see the U.S. Hispanic broadcaster airing annually at…
National Geographic Channels Intl. (NGCI) will launch a National Geographic Channel May 1 on Spanish digital platform Canal Satelite Digital, owned by film/TV conglom Sogecable.
Gathered Sunday night on the eve of the annual Mip TV programming mart, Germany's four broadcasting heavyweights -- Kirch and RTL on the commercial side and pubcasters ARD and ZDF -- took the floor…
Jean-Paul Belmondo, Pele and Mick Fleetwood are among the dozen or so celebs skedded to grace the Croisette during the 38th annual Mip TV tradeshow, which opens today on the French Riviera.
Documentaries are in demand, fueled by the proliferation of branded doc-focused channels. But old-school docs are an endangered species, threatened by reality programming, globalization and…
Wariness will be the watchword as U.S. TV sellers wing their way this weekend to the French Riviera for the 38th annual Mip TV trade show in Cannes, which opens Monday.
Walt Disney Television Intl. plans to offer six of Disney's animated features as a package at Mip TV in Cannes next week, marking a new direction for how the Mouse sells to overseas broadcasters.
Producing Company: Harvest Films Distributors: Link Entertainment, Egmont Imagination Creatives: John Webster, Anna Farthing (writers); Barry Purves (director); Christopher Moll (producer)…
After a decade of increasingly raucous, hip, edgy, sometimes even cynical kids programming, there are signs that producers and broadcasters across the board are launching into a chorus of "You've…
To the untrained eye, it may seem as if it's business as usual, but tremendous shifts of power are occurring in the world of children's television. As international entities invest in American…