Live long and prosper: Inside All Access

CBS was the first US broadcaster to launch a streaming play, but how is it navigating the new frontier of fierce rights ownership and premium content? Manori Ravindran gets an all-access pass into CBS’s new normal CBS All Access is leaving “no stone unturned” when it comes to securing creative talent and building a premium […]

Apple greenlights cub reporter murder mystery series

Apple’s expansion into the scripted TV business has continued with a 10-episode straight-to-series order for a show based on the real-life story of 12-year-old self-styled reporter Hilde Lysiak. The series follows the girl’s investigation of a cold case, which she eventually solves despite her local community’s desire to cover it up. The drama is being […]

The Wall adaptation a “failure” for RTL Hungary, says CEO

At the New Europe Market (NEM) in Croatia, RTL Hungary CEO Gabriella Vidus branded the format adaptation of The Wall a “failure” for the channel, after a competitor created a similar local version of the game show. “We had a huge failure with The Wall, I have to say. Obviously it’s happened only in Hungary […]