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  1. Czech TV to Adapt 'The Office'

    5:43 am 12/20/2013

    Ricky Gervais' hit comedy will get another local language makeover courtesy of Czech pubcaster CT1.Read more

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  2. 'Doctor Who' Anniversary Special Grosses $10.2 Million Globally in Cinemas

    5:00 am 11/27/2013

    UPDATED: Screenings of the 75-minute episode of the BBC cult show in U.S. theaters drew a higher Monday per-screen average than "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire," although that film is playing in six times as many theaters.Read more

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  3. Australian 'Doctor Who' Fans Gear up for 50th Anniversary Special

    3:24 am 11/22/2013

    BBC Worldwide says demand for 3D screenings at some cinemas is outstripping demand for "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire," while pop-up stores selling merchandise have drawn crowds.Read more

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  4. China's CCTV, BBC Worldwide Deepen Cooperation on Natural History Content

    1:58 am 11/18/2013

    A memorandum of understanding between the commercial arm of the BBC and documentary channel CCTV9 is expected to yield at least two major project launches in the next six months. Read more

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  5. BBC Worldwide Names New Director of TV for Australia and New Zealand

    9:30 pm 11/17/2013

    Natalie Edgar, who is currently the Australian Broadcasting Corp.'s deputy channel controller for ABC1, will start her new position in mid-January.Read more

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  6. BBC Worldwide Dealmaking Criticized Over Lonely Planet Acquisition

    6:56 am 11/7/2013

    A report by the public broadcaster's governing body says mistakes were made and criticized a lack of scrutiny of the travel guide's financial performance. Read more

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  7. BBC Worldwide, FremantleMedia Australia Forge Production Partnership

    1:44 am 10/28/2013

    The new deal will see Fremantle produce BBC entertainment formats for Australia and New Zealand.Read more

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  8. BBC Worldwide Not Eyed for Sale, Executives Say

    4:28 am 10/22/2013

    BBC boss Tony Hall and BBC Trust chair Chris Patten also faced questions about executive salaries, severance payments and bullying during a hearing in the U.K. Parliament.Read more

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  9. Steven Moffat Recounts 'Doctor Who's' Regeneration Theory

    12:05 pm 10/14/2013

    "There's something you've all missed," teased the showrunner of the long-running British sci-fi series ahead of the show's 50th anniversary edition.Read more

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  10. BBC Worldwide Pledges Big Backing for BBC Factual Content

    8:09 am 10/9/2013

    The public broadcaster's commercial arm makes a "large scale" commitment to the BBC's output across natural history, science and history.Read more

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