Brit TV productions came out tops in the Intl. Emmy Awards nominations announced at the Mipcom TV mart Monday, scooping 17 noms across every category.
U.K. terrestrial web Five has inked a multimillion-pound movie deal with Sony Pictures Television Intl. that will give the broadcaster rights to such fare as "The Da Vinci Code," "Spider-Man 3" and…
Rupert Murdoch's Sky Italia on Monday inked a deal with Italy's second-largest telecom operator Fastweb to distribute the satcaster's full slate of programming to Fastweb's rapidly growing IPTV…
"American Idol" judge Randy Jackson is making his first foray into TV production, setting up his Dream Merchant 21 Entertainment banner at Warner Horizon Television.
Robert Halmi's RHI Entertainment has inked an agreement with France's M6 whereby the Gallic station has agreed to license the U.S. company's slate of upcoming minis, movies and library material.
The Japanese biz has long been a firm believer in media synergy. Most local commercial pics begin life as a bestselling manga or book, with the publishers putting up part of the coin and reaping the…
On the eve of the main Mipcom market action, several key U.S. companies unveiled deals that they expect to trumpet throughout the week on the Riviera.
Imagine sitting on a train hurtling through the countryside at nearly 200 miles per hour and being able to see your favorite TV show on your phone.
Television via the Web -- or Internet Protocol TV -- gets people all worked up. Not just in arguments about whether TV that is so ubiquitous is good for anyone or because it poses a genuine threat to…
CNBC will air a slate of primetime documentaries this fall and is developing a business-oriented newsmag in a bid to boost its numbers in primetime.
The fierce Filipino TV ratings fight has hit U.S. shores. GMA, which two years ago managed to topple longtime network leader ABS-CBN in the Manila audience figures, now hopes to repeat that success…