Barry Chamberlain

LA Screenings: CBS sales veteran retires

Joe Lucas is to retire from his post at CBS Studios International after more than four decades working within CBS Corp, TBI has learned here at the LA Screenings. Lucas, a familiar face to international TV buyers, will soon leave his role as executive VP, sales and retire from television. He is considered one of CBS […]

Chamberlain lands top CBS Studios Intn’l role

Barry Chamberlain has been promoted to the new role of president, sales at CBS Studios International. The promotion will see Chamberlain leading CBS’s international sales efforts and reporting into Armando Nuñez, CEO and president of CBS Global Distribution Group. Chamberlain will now lead CBS’s international content distribution business, working with Nuñez and 13 regional offices […]

CBS Studios inks Japanese SVOD deal

Programming from CBS Studios International will launch on smartphones and tablets in the Japanese market. The distributor has extended the scope of an existing deal with Japan’s Avex Entertainment and will make its series available on UULA, a mobile video-on-demand service operated jointly by Avex and mobile telco Softbank. Titles include NCIS (pictured), NCIS: Los […]