BBC exec Izzie Pick Ashcroft is set to join Ryan Seacrest Prods. early next year as exec VP, current, unscripted programming, the company announced today. Pick Ashcroft is currently senior VP of…
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BBC Worldwide, the commercial arm of the Brit pubcaster, reported a 1% rise in profit to £156 million ($236 million) for 2012/13, it revealed in its annual review. The company grew headline sales by…
CANNES — Boasting a larger-than-ever presence at Cannes-set MipTV, Keshet Intl., the sales arm of Israeli powerhouse Keshet Media Group, has closed a flurry of format deals across its slate of…
Scottish thesp Ewan McGregor is one of a host of showbiz folk who have been feted in the U.K.'s New Year honors list that celebrates achievement across a wide range of fields.
Ten months ago, Sony's Andrea Wong, arrived at her new desk in London's Soho, a district favored by the local TV biz.
LONDON -- The former BBC Worldwide exec who helped sell what became "Dancing With the Stars" to the U.S. has been tapped in the U.K. by Sony Pictures Television as its chief creative officer…
The result is smart in every sense -- not least because of beautifully unified work by the design team -- but the shiny evening never quite hits giddy joy.
Richard Hopkins, a British television producer who helped bring "Dancing With the Stars" to the U.S., died Saturday in Britain after an eight-month battle with cancer. He was 47.
CANNES -- Shows such as "Downton Abbey," "Strictly Come Dancing" (known as "Dancing With the Stars" in the U.S.) and "Sherlock" are helping to drive a boom in U.K. TV exports.
All3Media's new international boss Wayne Garvie is no stranger to rejection.
BBC Worldwide veteran Helen Jackson has been tapped as the outfit's managing director of content and production.