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FremantleMedia serves up Jamie Oliver sales

A deal sending Jamie Oliver-themed programming to US Hispanic net Mundo Fox is among sales distributor FremantleMedia International has secured with Latin American broadcasters. Mundo Fox has acquired Jamie’s Great Italian Escape, Jamie’s 30 Minute Meals, Jamie’s Road Trip (seasons one and two), Jamie Oliver at Home, Jamie’s Kitchen and Jamie’s Food Fight for the […]

East meets West as Japan opens its Treasure Box

The double whammy effect of not importing formats and lengthy primetimes filled with original shows means Japanese broadcasters are prolific producers of entertainment series. Takeshi’s Castle, Dragon’s Den, America’s Funniest Home Videos and Iron Chef are huge properties that originated in Japan, but the number of hit international formats is small in proportion to the […]