NBCU International Formats Inks ‘Top Chef’ Deal With ProSiebenSat.1

NBCUniversal International Formats struck a deal with Germany’s ProSiebenSat.1 for Top Chef.

Produced by RedSeven Entertainment, the local six-part version will air on Sat.1 in summer 2019. Eckart Witzigmann (…)

By |December 6th, 2018|Categories: News|0 Comments

eOne Signs First-Look Deal With Chain Camera

Entertainment One (eOne) signed a two-year, first-look deal with Amy Ziering and Kirby Dick of Chain Camera for scripted and unscripted television programming.

Ziering and Dick are a (…)

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LEGO Foundation Awards $100M To Sesame Workshop

The LEGO Foundation awarded the Sesame Workshop with a $100 million grant for an initiative to support children affected by the Rohingya and Syrian refugee crises.

In (…)

By |December 5th, 2018|Categories: News|0 Comments

ZDF Acquires Worldwide Rights To ‘Anthropocene’

ZDF Enterprises picked up the worldwide distribution rights to Anthropocene – Human Force of Nature.

Directed by Jens Monath, the three-part documentary addresses global issues and scientific and social (…)

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Looking Glass International Secures Asian Sales

Looking Glass International confirmed a slew of sales in Asia.

The Australia-based distribution company sold Beyond Boundaries: The Harvey Weinstein Scandal (pictured), Travelling Talkies, and 24th Street to NHK. Hong Kong-based PCCW acquired (…)

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Rakuten Viki Acquires Programming From Japanese Broadcasters

Rakuten Viki signed three major deals with Japanese broadcasters to acquire premium programming for its online video streaming platform.

As part of the recent agreements, the new programming (…)

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Gusto Inks Deal With South Korea’s UMAX

Gusto Worldwide Media sold Flour Power to UMAX in South Korea.

The flagship baking series features host Jessica McGovern, who instructs viewers on how to bake extravagant and simple treats. (…)

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Up The Ladder: NATPE

The National Association of Television Program Executives (NATPE) appointed Charles Weiss as SVP, Business Development.

Prior to joining NATPE, Weiss served at Future PIc as vice president, (…)

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Nippon TV Sells ‘Old Enough!’ To Mediacorp

Nippon TV sold the unscripted format rights of Old Enough! (pictured) to Singapore’s Mediacorp.

The long-running entertainment format follows an incognito camera crew as they film preschoolers venturing out on (…)

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Zee Presents Three New Dramas

Global Content Hub by Zee announced three new drama series.

Guddan Tumse Na Ho Payega (The Relationship Conundrum) is a light-hearted story following a young woman who becomes a (…)

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