Consider this: Vic Wakeling, BSkyB's head of sports, has just kicked off his fall season with a $1.3 billion annual budget to show live (well, mostly live) athletics. The BBC's annual sports spend is…
The pressure will be on for Belgian buyers at Mipcom as they try to find the shows that will set them apart in a battle for a small, fragmented audience.
Former TV Academy prexy Jim Chabin has lured the Acad's Suzanne Gutierrez to head up Promax & BDA's corporate relations.
TV may face an uncertain future as it attempts to recover from a difficult summer, but the U.K.'s embattled terrestrial giant recently signaled it was back in the acquisitions market when it sent the…
"Dragon," the first co-production of Canada, Germany and South Korea, will be the highlight from distribs FRV Media and ZDF Enterprises at Mipcom.
Original Prods., the shingle behind the highly rated Discovery Channel show "Monster Garage," is revving up several new series projects for cable while recruiting veteran LMNO exec Tracy Green to…
The 12th edition of Mipcom Jr. unspools this week amidst great uncertainty: too much product chasing ever more fickle, kids auds, and ever more antsy TV execs ready to let the ax fall on so-so shows.
Harmony Gold is showcasing animated series "Tangoo and Ullashong" and "The Legend of Blue" in Cannes.
Explore Intl., a wholly owned subsid of National Geographic TV & Film, rebranded itself National Geographic Television Intl. in September, marking the first key initiative under new president Ian…
Dutch players at Mipcom are coming from a media landscape that has been relatively static for the last five years but is about to get wild and crazy.
The figures in this chart are the average prices paid by terrestrial stations in key territories for selected genres of U.S. programming.