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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. The Weinstein Co. Boards BBC's 'War and Peace' Adaptation

    9:45 am 10/7/2013

    Andrew Davies will write the script for the TV epic that Harvey Weinstein described as a "tremendous but exciting task" to bring to the screen.Read more

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  7. Hulu Plus Subscription Service Adds BBC Worldwide Content in Multiyear Deal

    7:26 am 9/18/2013

    The agreement boosts the amount of premium British content on the service with such hit shows as "Doctor Who," "Top Gear," "Sherlock" and classics like "Fawlty Towers."Read more

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  8. Scripps, BBC Worldwide British Networks Venture UKTV Posts $112 Million Profit

    3:42 pm 9/16/2013

    The company reports its financials for the first time, saying it will use record revenue to invest $174 million in programming this year.Read more

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  9. BBC Worldwide Eyes Record Spending on U.K. Content

    2:33 am 9/5/2013

    The commercial arm of the British public broadcaster wants to spend the bulk of a targeted $312 million-plus in the current fiscal year with independent producers.Read more

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  10. 'Doctor Who' 50th Anniversary to be Simulcast Internationally

    1:02 pm 7/26/2013

    In an attempt to avoid Internet spoilers for November's 50th anniversary episode of 'Doctor Who,' the episode will be simultaneously broadcast around the globe in 200 countries.Read more

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