“Storage Hunters,” the TruTV reality series about storage locker bidding, is heading across the pond, as UKTV's entertainment channel Dave has commissioned a British version of the series that's…
LONDON — Kevin Spacey told a gathering of the U.K. TV industry's top execs Thursday that they should embrace risk-taking and trust creative talent. Spacey, who was delivering the prestigious James…
Netflix will bring Walter White's final hours to Blighty and the Emerald Isle a day after airing on TV in the States. Internet streamer cut pact with Sony Pictures Television to make the second half…
Faithfully adapted from a so-so British series, "Mistresses" seems to have landed on U.S. shores in the right place, at the right time.
British channel group UKTV has signed a content deal for scripted drama with NBCUniversal Intl. Television Distribution.
CANNES -- U.K. web Channel 4 has acquired exclusive local rights to "Nashville" from Lionsgate Television.
LONDON -- Miramax has inked a pic licensing agreement with Blighty's multichannel broadcaster UKTV for its basic pay and DTT channels.
Ever since U.S.-based Scripps Networks became the co-owner of British channel provider UKTV the company's fortunes have risen.
UKTV, a growing force in the U.K. acquisitions market, has nabbed exclusive British TV rights to J.J. Abrams' thriller "Alcatraz."
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.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$3.3M Cumulative:$155.7M Fox -14.77%
The Purge: Anarchy
The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$41.4M Universal Pictures -17.98%
Planes: Fire and Rescue
Planes: Fire and Rescue3Daily:$2.0M Cumulative:$25.8M Disney -5.49%