Following the lives of people on an imaginary Munich street, "Lindenstrasse" celebrated its 1,000th episode in January. That milestone is incredible at a time when new programs are canceled at the…
Rssian TV players are bringing some classy period adaptations to Cannes -- which means they may be as busy on the selling as on the buying front. Top two stations Channel 1 and pubcaster Rossiya are…
When Buena Vista's "Desperate Housewives" bowed in January on Blighty's Channel 4, most programmers thought it would be hot. What they didn't realize was just how attractive the curtain-twitching…
Stateside hits "Desperate Housewives" and "Lost" are the hottest new shows of the 2005 ratings season in Australia, but don't expect either to be anywhere near as compelling in parts of Asia, where…
Israel's commercial TV sector is about to undergo the biggest upheaval in its 14-year history.
Reality programming focusing on the life of a celebrity is nothing new on American airwaves. But RTL Klub has taken the form a step further with "Gyozike," a Hungarian hybrid of "Growing up Gotti"…
Though the TV market in the Czech Republic is undergoing a shakeup, programming has not yet been affected: Reality shows are hot, but locally produced family dramas and celeb talkshows are holding…
AETN Intl. is expanding its program sales biz and stepping into format distribution with shows like "Growing up Gotti," "Caesars 24/7" and "Makeover Moms."
Just when you thought the Teutonic TV industry had calmed, German publishing giants Axel Springer and Bertelsmann are hammering out a new order in the world's second-biggest market.
The Mip TV market will open just as an upstart new-media maverick intensifies his push into the old-media order.
"The Ambassador" pandered to one of Israel's biggest obsessions: its global image amid the ongoing Israeli-Palestinian conflict.