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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. '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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  6. Germany's ProSieben MAXX Channel Acquires 300 Hours of BBC Earth Programming

    2:42 am 7/24/2013

    The German giant will broadcast the BBC block on its new free-to-air channel scheduled to launch in September. Read more

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  7. BBC: Star Spending Drops 1 Percent in Latest Year to $300 Million

    6:58 am 7/16/2013

    The U.K. public broadcaster cut its talent costs by $6 million alone from two unnamed stars' exits.Read more

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  8. BBC Worldwide Teams With U.S. Travel Co. Tauck for Travel Package

    8:33 am 6/10/2013

    The public broadcaster's commerical arm hooks up with journey planners to offer tailor made travel experiences based on wildlife filmmakers and their locations.Read more

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  9. International TV Execs Attend New Europe Market Launch, Discuss Boosting Business

    8:11 am 5/8/2013

    New event brings together content providers, operators and sales execs focused on South Eastern Europe.Read more

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  10. BBC Worldwide CEO Targets 'Plenty of Growth'

    4:35 am 4/26/2013

    Tim Davie, head of the U.K. public broadcaster's commercial arm, says BBC content is still "massively underexploited" around the world.Read more

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