Less than a week after announcing Tony and Dan Gilroy’s “Monsieur de Paris,” Gaumont Intl. Television, the L.A.-based production and distribution arm of the French major, is set to join forces with…
Shooting is under way on the second season of History's "Vikings," the latest historical blockbuster from veteran Irish co-producer Morgan O'Sullivan.
On another Sunday where cable had plenty of worthy alternatives, the broadcast networks were paced in key demo categories by CBS reality veteran “Big Brother” and NBC’s preseason football game…
Distributors Phase 4 Films and Samuel Goldwyn Films have teamed up to acquire North American rights to Josh Greenbaum’s doc “The Short Game,” skedding the film for a theatrical release next month…
t's hard to be on the wrong side of History these days. Early this year the cabler sliced through the original content noise with big ratings for its shows "Vikings" and "The Bible" with numbers…
Every network wants a Mad Men — an original, scripted series that hits it out of the ballpark and brings home Emmy prestige and zeitgeist buzz. That's the kind of success that can lift a network out…
As worldwide distribution and co-production deals generate more coin for TV drama production, they up the ante for production values as well as in the race for the Creative Arts Emmys. Captured on…
CANNES — Canal Plus has nabbed Michael Hirst’s series “Vikings.” Deal was unveiled on Monday at MipTV. Skein, helmed by Johan Renck, Ciaran Donnelly and Ken Girotti, averaged 5 million viewers on…
History Channel has ordered a ten-episode second season of its first scripted effort “Vikings.” Program, which bowed last month, ranks as the top new cable series this year. Drama has averaged 5…
History took a big step forward in its quest to be seen as a home for scripted programming with strong premiere numbers Sunday for its miniseries “The Bible” and series “The Vikings.” “The Bible,” a…
When you're making a show about Vikings, the horned helmet really is unavoidable.
2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
- Oscars: With Historic ‘Moonlight’ Win, the Academy Embraces Empathy Over Escapism
- Oscar-Winner Casey Affleck Calls Denzel Washington ‘One of the First People Who Taught Me How to Act’
- Epic Oscars Mistake: Faye Dunaway, Warren Beatty Announce Wrong Best Picture Winner
- ‘La La Land’ Makes Damien Chazelle Youngest Best Director Winner in Oscars History