Hulu is bulking up its subscription biz for Anglophiles, in a multiyear pact with BBC Worldwide North America that will add 2,000 episodes to Hulu Plus. The 144 BBC titles covered under the deal will…
Think of the BBC and what springs to mind? If you're an average New Yorker, according to the new head of BBC Worldwide, Tim Davie, you associate the BBC with high quality news coverage and a program…
LONDON — Members of a Parliamentary committee in Blighty have accused the BBC and its former director general Mark Thompson of misleading Parliament with evidence given two years ago about the…
Syfy continues to augment its lineup with international series acquisitions, which is fine, as long as U.S. viewers don't mind a little "eh" in their accents. The latest pickups include a…
U.K. distrib Kaleidoscope has picked up Maiken Baird and Michelle Major's docu "Venus & Serena" from K5 Intl. Pic, which follows the Williams sisters through a year of their lives, will be released…
Country establishes first-ever film commission to lure production
Scott Free and Tandem Communications are heading back to the dark days of the Crusades and Cathar massacres in France for "Labyrinth," a TV miniseries adaptation of Kate Mosse's international…
Coming to a T-shirt near you: "Chaos reigns!"
In a high-six-figure deal, Warner Bros. has acquired screen rights to "Primeval," the ITV series that airs in the U.S. on BBC America and Sci Fi Channel.