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  1. BBC's 'Strictly Come Dancing' Has Lowest Season Finale Ratings Since 2009

    12:04 am 12/23/2013

    The year's final episode of the hit dancing competition drew an average of 11.5 million viewers, outperforming the finale of Simon Cowell's "The X Factor" that aired a week earlier.Read more

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  2. 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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  3. BBC Digital Initiative Failed Due to 'Serious' Management, Reporting Issues

    4:31 am 12/18/2013

    A PricewaterhouseCoopers report finds that the U.K. public broadcaster was too slow to realize the Digital Media Initiative, which cost $149 million before being axed, was "in serious trouble."Read more

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  4. BBC 'Culture of Cronyism' Criticized by Parliamentary Committee

    3:44 am 12/16/2013

    A report on excessive severance payouts says the BBC is "the world’s leading public sector broadcaster," and the payments "put its reputation at risk."Read more

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  5. BBC Names Former Sony CEO Howard Stringer Non-Executive Director Amid Governance Changes

    6:13 am 12/11/2013

    The British public broadcaster will overhaul its management and programming following a series of major scandals.Read more

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  6. New York Times Still a Compelling Ad Platform for Studios, CEO Says

    9:25 am 12/10/2013

    Former BBC boss Mark Thompson at an investor conference also discusses the paper's video strategy and recent challenges in China.Read more

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  7. 'About Schmidt' Producer Michael Besman to Run L.A. Office for Caryn Mandabach Productions

    6:43 am 12/10/2013

    Besman, whose credits also include “As Good as It Gets” and “Seven Years in Tibet,” will develop and produce high-end TV for the group targeting the international marketplace.Read more

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  8. BBC To Broadcast Five Subscription-Free HD Channels

    5:19 am 12/9/2013

    The public broadcaster will also broadcast its flagship political discussion program "Question Time" from South Africa in the wake of Nelson Mandela's death.Read more

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  9. Nelson Mandela: BBC News Director Defends Coverage

    4:38 am 12/9/2013

    The head of the BBC's news department said the network was right to disrupt regular programming to announce the death of Mandela, whom he called "the most significant statesman of the last 100 years."Read more

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  10. Nelson Mandela's Death: U.K. Columnist Attacks BBC for Extensive Coverage

    4:47 am 12/6/2013

    "Spectator" columnist Rod Liddle summed up the BBC's coverage of Mandela's death as "famous, nice black man dies," causing a social media firestorm.Read more

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