Justin Nicolas Bodle 1960 – 2019

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. (…)

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Newsflare Knocks On Madison Avenue’s Door For Ad Revenues

They’re popping up practically everywhere — from Facebook newsfeeds to tabloid TV shows like Inside Edition to digital news platforms such as Reuters, the AP, and The New York Post to (…)

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

HotSwitch: A Social Engagement For Streaming Platforms

Aiming to enrich the television experience, Orlando, Florida-based HotSwitch has a new system that offers viewers a dynamic social environment while also supplying streaming networks and channels with a B2B (…)

By |June 25th, 2019|Categories: WaterCooler|0 Comments

Reads That Are Not To Be Missed, Summer Schedule

There are over 10 unique articles that NATPE Budapest participants will have a chance to see as the first recipients of the premier print version of VideoAge‘s June/July Issue. But (…)

By |June 18th, 2019|Categories: WaterCooler|0 Comments

25-Year-Old Le Rendez-Vous Showcases France’s New TV Shows

This year, Le Rendez-Vous — organized by Paris-based TV France International (TVFI), the trade association of French TV program exporters — will celebrate 25 years of promoting the international sales (…)

By |June 11th, 2019|Categories: WaterCooler|0 Comments

‘Mister Mayfair’ Production Announced With Flair in Miami Beach By Co-producers

Production on the much-anticipated Mister Mayfair, a new film trilogy, was announced on June 2 with an elaborate event in Miami Beach, Florida. A co-production between multinational SPI, St. Petersburg, (…)

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Bernard Chevry: 1922-2019

The last time that I saw Bernard Chevry, who died on Friday, May 17 in his Paris home, was in 2013, when Reed MIDEM honored him for the 50th anniversary (…)

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New U.S. Studios’ Sales Teams, New Shows in One Issue

Check out the U.S. studios’ new content sales executive line-ups together with the list of new pilots picked up by the U.S. broadcast networks for the new TV season in (…)

By |May 20th, 2019|Categories: WaterCooler|0 Comments

L.A. Screenings LVI: The TV Season’s Super Cup

The 56th annual L.A. Screenings are in full swing here at the InterContinental Hotel in the Century City part of Los Angeles. For now, it’s the indies that are swinging (…)

By |May 14th, 2019|Categories: WaterCooler|0 Comments

TV Buyers are Lining Up For NATPE Budapest

The market dates for the 28th annual NATPE Budapest are the same as last year — June 25-27 — with the 24th (the day before the market) and 25th reserved (…)

By |May 7th, 2019|Categories: WaterCooler|0 Comments