Either appropriately or ironically for a show about meth cookers, "Bad" is simply one of TV's great addictions.
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Hopkinson is exec producer of Left Bank Pictures and previously was commissioning editor for drama at Channel 4. Other stints have included World Prods. and Granada Prods. "Wallander," starring…
Marnie Black has been hired by AMC to be its senior VP of public relations.
Sonya McNair has been upped to head of communications for CBS News.
FremantleMedia has given the job of running its important U.K. shingle Talkback Thames, co-producers of "The X Factor," to Sara Geater.
The U.K. was famously described as "a nation of shopkeepers" by Scottish philosopher Adam Smith in 1776.
Blighty's biggest private terrestrial broadcaster, ITV, has signed a two-year exclusive deal with two of its biggest stars — "cheeky chappie" presenters Ant and Dec.
Simon Cowell is teaming with "Footballers' Wives" producer Shed Prods. to make a drama set behind the scenes of a TV talent show. "Rock Rivals" is described by Cowell, co-creator of "X Factor" and a…