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.
World Wrestling Federation Entertainment has inked a number of distribution deals with pay-per-view operators around the world.
Walt Disney Television Intl. has picked up the sixth season and two TV movies of Kidvid, 'Rolie Polie Olie' from Canada's Nivana.
Howard Stringer, Chairman and CEO of Sony Corp. of America, and Katsuji Ebisawa, prexy of NHK Japan Broadcasting, will both receive honorary Emmys at the 30th outing of the International Emmy Awards…
DirecTV Latin America has licensed the rights to 40 World Cup matches to Mexico's provincial cablers buying group PCTV.
The U.K. is not as acquisition-reliant as other Euro territories. But when the right show comes along, broadcasters will pay top dollar, says the BBC's head buyer, Sophie Turner-Laing.
The sluggish economy has hurt all the top Canadian broadcasters and the advertising slowdown has been roughest on the main national nets CTV and Global.
Pubcaster SF DRS is, once again, the only player in town. TV3, Switzerland's first full-service private web that launched in September 1999, and Tele 24, a private Swiss news channel, shuttered at…