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.
In emphasis on local production, the continued popularity of reality TV and long-term distribution contracts have dramatically reduced the buying power of Hungarian commercial giants RTL Klub and TV2…
Canuck distribber Fireworks will launch behind-the-scenes doc series "Girl Racers," which delves into the world of female racecar drivers as they navigate one of the few sports in which women compete…
Is the reality TV boom losing its fizz? Well, yes and no. The dilemma for the big Euro producers in knowing which horse to back -- scripted or nonscripted -- is illustrated by Dutch-based Endemol…