LIVERPOOL — "A Young Doctor's Notebook," starring Jon Hamm and Daniel Radcliffe, could turn out to be just what the doctor ordered for BBC Worldwide. The distributor has secured six sales of the U.K…
French auds can't get enough of "Mentalist" star Simon Baker and neither can leading commercial network TF1. The Australian thesp has been TF1's secret weapon to stay ahead of the ratings race since…
Brazilian billionaire Silvio Santos' media interests are under threat after allegations of fraud in the banking arm of his Grupo Silvio Santos conglom.
A Brazilian court has ruled that "Casa dos artistas," produced and aired by local net SBT in 2001 and 2002, was an unlicensed version of "Big Brother" that infringed Endemol's copyright.
Bucking the economic slowdown, local nets TV Record and Sistema Brasileiro de Televisao are laying out huge sums in their fight for talent.
The 2012 Summer Olympics may well serve as the first time in years that Brazilian auds will not hear the familiar voice of famed sportscaster Galvao Bueno calling the games. At least not if he stays…
The Beeb's international distrib arm BBC Worldwide announced programming sales to Hallmark, U.S.-Hispanic Galavision, Canal 11 from Mexico, Canal 11 from Honduras, Tele Doce from Uruguay and Teletica…
With the fifth-largest population and territory in the world, Brazil is often referred to as the country of the future. A joke heard here is that Brazil is indeed the country of the future and always…
In pre-Mip TV deals, Barcelona-based Icon Animation licensed its best-selling toon series "Lola and Virginia" to SBT, Brazil's second-biggest broadcaster.
Latin American nets will be descending on the National Assn. of Television Program Executives confab with full battalions of up to a dozen execs each. With the worst of their economic crises behind…
Producer RGB Entertainment is exporting the format of its Argentine soap opera hit "Floricienta" to Brazil. The company and Brazil's No. 4 net TV Bandeirantes will co-produce a local…