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Looking to the future with Sci Fi

Sci Fi president Dave Howe and programming boss Mark Stern were in London recently and…

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Mark Burnett faces legal action

Mark Burnett, producer of Survivor and The Apprentice, is being sued by former colleague Conrad…

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Parthenon sets up film division

Indie producer and distributor Parthenon is moving into feature film finance and distribution. The UK…

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UK kids TV under the microscope

TBI’s Megan Edwards attended children’s programming festival Showcomotion in Sheffield, England and got the low…

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Heroes’ producer takes Pirate’s Dilemma to TV

Matt Mason, author of hit book The Pirate’s Dilemma, is set to turn the pop…

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NBC cuts billion dollar deal for The Weather Channel

NBC and private equity backers have agreed to buy The Weather Channel in a deal…

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Entertainment One acquires Canadian producers including Blueprint

Canadian film distributor Entertainment One has acquired a number of independent TV companies including producers…

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Showcomotion news: JCC puts $22m on the table for coproduction

Al Jazeera’s Children’s Channel (JCC) has set aside US$22 million in the next 12 months…

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Strike.TV goes live

The brains behind Strike.TV, the internet TV channel created by and for Hollywood writers, have…

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Nordisk expands finished shows biz

Scandinavian format distributor Nordisk Film TV World is expanding into the world of finished programming…