HBO Documentary Films has acquired U.S. rights to veteran director Nick Broomfield's "Tales of the Grim Sleeper," in advance of the doc's international premiere at the Toronto International Film…
LONDON — Zai Bennett, controller of the BBC’s youth channel, BBC Three, is to leave to become director of BSkyB’s Sky Atlantic. BBC Three has won four BAFTAs in two years: factual for “Our War,”…
Paris-based Studiocanal is in negotiations to acquire Red Prods., a leading U.K. producer of scripted and factual programs. The acquisition of Red Prods. would mark another significant step in…
Shine France Films, the Paris-based fiction division of the U.K. powerhouse, has nabbed the Gallic makeover rights to Canadian comedy series “Adam & Eve.” Evolution Entertainment’s TV division, the…
LONDON — Leading U.K. producer Charlie Pattinson launched his new shingle, New Pictures, Tuesday, and has tapped a stellar senior management team. Elaine Pyke joins from pay TV operator BSkyB, and…
Errol Morris goes mano-a-mano with Donald Rumsfeld in this coolly hypnotic conceptual sequel to 'The Fog of War.'
LONDON — U.K. pubcaster the BBC ruled over the BAFTA TV awards in London Sunday, winning in 15 of the 23 major categories. “The Hollow Crown,” a series of Shakespeare adaptations produced by Sam…
Rep. Francis Underwood is on quite the worldwide whirlwind tour.
Rupert Murdoch-controlled U.K. paybox BSkyB has tapped Adam MacDonald as director of its general entertainment channel Sky 1.
U.K. satcaster BSkyB has nabbed exclusive rights to new Alan Ball action show "Banshee."