Mark Rubenstein

Keshet Canada winds down as focus switches

Keshet International’s joint venture Keshet Canada has effectively wound down after the agreement with industry veteran Mark Rubenstein (pictured) expired, TBI has learned. A Keshet spokesperson said it no longer has any projects in development with Rubenstein, and that their agreement had ended, meaning the JV has for all intents and purposes stopped operating. However, […]

Keshet signs scripted deal with Facet4

Keshet International has signed a co-development deal with Facet4 Media, an independent Canadian production company. The pair will develop selected drama and comedy projects for the Canadian and international marketplace. This comes after KI, Keshet Media Group’s global production and distribution arm, launched LA-based Keshet Studios, and a European drama initiative that will see KI […]

Keshet Canada’s Mark Rubinstein lands skiing role

Mark Rubinstein, the industry veteran who heads up the Keshet Canada joint venture, has been named president and CEO of skiing body Alpine Canada. A Keshet International rep told TBI Rubinstein would not exit Keshet Canada as a result of his new role, as it was “a public title with few responsibilities”. Rubinstein and Keshet International, […]

Keshet Canada makes Marathon debut deal

Keshet Canada has unveiled its first deal, which will see it bring Israeli format Marathon to the Canuck market. The venture, which is a joint operation between Keshet International and Canadian media veteran Mark Rubenstein, will co-develop and coproduce the docu-reality format with Fadoo Productions. Marathon launched in Israel on Keshet-operated Channel 2 scored a […]

Keshet establishes Canadian base

The global branch of Israel’s Keshet Media Group has continued its rapid expansion with the launch of a new base in Canada in partnership with a local television industry veteran. Keshet International has hooked up with former Alliance Atlantis Broadcasting and Insight Sports boss Mark Rubenstein to form Keshet Canada, a joint venture that will […]