MGM has sold the German terrestrial TV rights to upcoming James Bond 007 pic "Die Another Day" to RTL Television, it was announced at the MIP-TV mart in Cannes today.
The UK's Avalon Intl. has licensed a second series of the format to "Baddiel & Skinner Unplanned," the off-the-cuff comedy talk show, to Spain's El Terrat de Producciones.
E! Networks has sold an additional 150 hours of programming to Australia's XYZ Entertainment, for broadcast on the company's pay channel, Arena, which reaches 1.3 million homes in Australia.
Battle lines are being drawn between French pay TV service Canal Plus and parent company Vivendi Universal as the April 24 Vivendi U shareholders meeting in Paris draws closer.
Jan Mojto, former programming chief of fallen Teuton TV giant Kirch, unveiled the first slate of his new production company Eos at the Mip TV mart in Cannes on Monday.
Phil Gurin, showrunner for both primetime and syndie versions of "Weakest Link," is ready to romance the U.S. and Canadian marketplace with U.K. gamer format "It's a Love Thing."
International distrib Beta Film is telling everyone at the Mip TV trade show that it is still in business despite the bankruptcy of its titanic Teuton TV parent Kirch Media and the exit of topper Jan…
Endemol's Dutch production arm Endemol Netherlands will slash a third of its full-time work force this year. Rumors of cuts have been rife since the company merged Joop van den Ende Prods. and John…
French production company Tele Images Intl. signed an output deal Monday with Exploration Production to co-produce 30 nature and science documentaries, in association with France 5 and Discovery…
Edouard de Vesinne and Thomas Anargyros, who recently ankled French private broadcaster M6 as production topper and head of fiction, respectively, have formed an indie film production company, Tandem…
Spain's cash-strapped digital TV platform Quiero will shutter, according to a high-ranking Spanish TV exec at the Mip TV trade show Monday.