French Culture Minister Catherine Tasca has slammed the "incredible lack of imagination" in local TV production.
Major Clients Agency has been relaunched as Genesis.
German production fund Victory Media and Munich kidvidder EM.TV have revamped their partnership and done away with their formerly exclusive agreement.
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Big Brother1Rating: 2.3 Share: 8 Viewers (Millions): 6.8 Network: CBS
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America's Got Talent2Rating: 1.8 Share: 6 Viewers (Millions): 9.3 Network: NBC
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Modern Family, -r3Rating: 1.0 Share: 5 Viewers (Millions): 4.4 Network: ABC
Frank Kelly, co-prexy of Paramount Domestic Television Distribution, is out as head of the syndie division. He will segue to a development and production deal.
Viewers won't be checking into "The Seven Roses" this fall: Paramount Network Television has instead pushed the CBS comedy pilot, set in a family-run hotel, back for midseason consideration.
The story of Russia's only politically independent broadcaster, NTV, has a new twist: Germany's Kirch Group is reportedly in talks with Gazprom Media, which snatched control from founder Vladimir…
Scott Bakula has agreed to replace Burt Reynolds as the lead on the ATG comedy pilot "Late Boomers" for CBS.
Steven Bochco's "Blue" blues are apparently over. The "NYPD Blue" producer and 20th Century Fox have struck a deal with cable nets Court TV and Turner Network Television for the show's off-net run.
MGM has struck a TV-window pact for its "Heartbreakers" laffer with NBC, Turner and Comedy Central that an insider said approaches $10 million -- well north of the normal return on small-screen…
Vivendi Universal and the RTL Group could take over bankrupt Swiss sports rights marketer ISMM, which owns worldwide rights to the 2002 and 2006 soccer World Cup, for the symbolic price of one Swiss…