CNN is still finding its way with original series, testing the parameters of what feels organic and acceptable on a network that airs news, or something like it, much of the day. While the guidelines…
The question built into "The ‘90s: The Last Great Decade?" — National Geographic Channel's three-night, six-hour documentary undertaking — is an inherently interesting one, hung on the simple idea…
HONG KONG – BBC Worldwide, the commercial arm of venerable U.K. pubcaster British Broadcasting Corporation, is enjoying new success as a producer in India. After getting the Indian version “Dancing…
LONDON — Mike Fries, CEO of Liberty Global, will deliver one of the keynotes at the Royal Television Society's Cambridge Convention, a confab for top TV execs. Liberty Global, which has 25 million…
PBS announced at its TCA session that period drama “The Bletchley Circle” will receive a second season. From Guy Burt, “Bletchley Circle” centers on four women who work as code breakers in the U.K…
On the heels of miniseries “The ’80s: The Decade That Made Us,” National Geographic Channel will be exploring the 1990s in “The ’90s: The Last Great Decade?” Mini will focus on the notable people…
Like a lot of cable networks, National Geographic Channel often appears to struggle when it comes to getting noticed. Its particular challenges also include maintaining a well-respected brand, which…
British thesp Stephen Fry will provide the voice-over for the U.K. version of the 12-part docu series "Mankind: The Story of All of Us," which bows on History in the U.K. Nov. 14.
LONDON -- Nat Geo U.S. has greenlit Blighty's Nutopia to produce event documentary "The 80s."
Nutopia, the shingle formed by former Discovery and BBC topper Jane Root, hopes to cement its reputation for ambitious docus aimed at the international market with its new commission for History…
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