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ATF Chinese Pitch Begins Search for Fresh Content for Chinese-speaking Markets

The ATF Chinese Pitch returns this year to provide scriptwriters with greater opportunities to enter Chinese-speaking territories. And this time around, scripts can be submitted in Chinese or English, (…)

By |July 10th, 2019|Categories: News|0 Comments

STARZPLAY Acquires ‘Pennyworth’ for Key European and Latin American Territories

STARZPLAY, a streaming service from Starz, has acquired Batman prequel drama series Pennyworth for the U.K., Germany, Italy, Spain, Ireland, Belgium, Luxembourg, Austria, and Latin America. From Warner Horizon (…)

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ZDF Picks Up Crime Thriller ‘Arctic Circle’ From Bavaria Fiction

German public broadcaster ZDF has secured the first Finnish-German drama co-production, Arctic Circle, from Bavaria Fiction. Co-produced by Yellow Film & TV, the largest independent production company (…)

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Up the Ladder: Univision

Hispanic media company Univision Communications Inc. has announced that Roxanna Flores will be joining the Univision Human Resources team as senior vice president, Human Resources, Local Media. She will (…)

By |July 9th, 2019|Categories: News|0 Comments

International Formats Competition Small World. Big Ideas Has Begun

July 8 marked the start of the international non-scripted entertainment formats contest Small World. Big Ideas 2019. For the fifth year in a row, both beginners and veterans of the (…)

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Aurora World Launces YooHoo Apps on Major Platforms

Korea-based character and content company Aurora World, owner of the globally successful YooHoo brand, has announced the launch of a number of YooHoo mobile applications planned for this year. (…)

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Call for Entries Open For MIPCOM Diversify TV Excellence Awards

Submissions are now open for the third edition of the MIPCOM Diversify TV Excellence Awards 2019, which are organized by Reed Midem. The awards, which will be held on (…)

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‘Resurrection Osman’ to air on ATV

Resurrection Osman will soon air on Turkey’s ATV. The series will tell the tale of Osman the First, the father of the Great Ottoman Empire, and will star Burak (…)

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TV Producer Justin Nicolas Bodle Dies

Justin Bodle, a television producer, distributor, and advertising barter sales pioneer passed away at the age of 58 at his home in the South of France on Tuesday, July 2. (…)

By |July 8th, 2019|Categories: News|0 Comments

Film1 To Be Operated by SPI International

SPI International has acquired the brand assets of Dutch television and video-on-demand service Film1 from Sony Pictures Television (SPT) Networks. According to the deal, as of August 1, (…)

By |July 8th, 2019|Categories: News|0 Comments