BBC Worldwide veteran Helen Jackson has been tapped as the outfit's managing director of content and production.
Strictly Come Dancing
Reality juggernaut "Big Brother" is returning to Swedish TV following a five-year hiatus for the housemates.
The BBC has tapped rising star Danny Cohen as the new controller of the U.K.'s most popular TV channel, BBC1.
BBC Worldwide, the pubcaster's commercial arm, made record profits of around £140 million ($201 million) this year -- a hike of more than 35%.
Former RDF USA topper Chris Coelen is back in business, launching the new production company Kinetic Content.
Inspired by the success of frump-to-famous Susan Boyle on "Britain's Got Talent," South Africans are flocking to auditions for the country's inaugural version of the show, set to air on SABC2 in…
Sports and fiction led TV ratings worldwide in 2008, according to a report by French audience research company Mediametrie, unveiled Tuesday at a press conference in Paris.
ITV, the U.K.'s biggest private terrestrial web, has tapped the BBC exec credited with nurturing the original version of global hit "Strictly Come Dancing" -- known in the U.S. as "Dancing With the…
Hot on the heels of the craze for dance reality TV shows, Afrikaans-language channel Kyknet has bowed an original reality skein for amateur hoofers, "Die Laaste Wals."
TV toppers made celebrities of themselves at the 30th Edinburgh Intl. Television Festival that closed Sunday, following a long weekend that former BBC director general John Birt would sooner forget.
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