Private Practice

Lifetime preps global launch for Minnie Driver TV movie

Female-skewing cable network Lifetime will launch TV movie Return to Zero simultaneously across its international footprint later this year. The film stars Minnie Driver (Good Will Hunting) and Paul Adelstein (Private Practice) and tells the story of a couple coming to terms with the loss of their unborm child. As they deal with the stress […]

Hollywood Studio formats

Plans are underway to make some of the most iconic US shows ever for local broadcasters with international versions of 24, Breaking Bad, ER, Glee and Gossip Girl planned in countries as far afield as Israel and China. Shows including Prison Break, Law & Order and Desperate Housewives have already had the remake treatment and […]

Fox Turkey preps local version of Disney’s Private Practice

Fox’s free-to-air channel in Turkey is about to launch a local version of Disney’s hit medical drama Private Practice. The local version of the show, Merheba Hayat, has been made by local production company Medyapim and Disney. It was filmed in Istanbul and storylines will closely follow those of the ABC Studios-produced US series, which […]