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MIPCOM 2013

MIPCOM 2013

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  1. Simon Cowell Named MIPCOM's Personality of the Year

    1:17 pm PDT 07/30/2014
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    The "X Factor" and "Got Talent" producer will give a keynote talk and be honored by the TV industry confab. READ MORE

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  2. ITV Studios Germany Boss Jan Kromschroder Sets Up Productions Shingle With Beta Film

    7:06 am PDT 07/11/2014
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    Bantry Bay Productions, based in Cologne, will focus on producing drama series for the German and international market. READ MORE

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  3. Mipcom: Sony Pictures Television President Steve Mosko to Give Keynote

    9:30 am PDT 07/10/2014
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    Sony has had global TV hits with tiles such as "Breaking Bad" and "The Blacklist." READ MORE

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  4. Cuba Gooding Jr., Louis Gossett Jr.'s 'The Book of Negroes' to Premiere at MIPCOM

    3:31 pm PDT 06/24/2014
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    The stars will walk the red carpet and host a Q&A as the opening-night presentation. READ MORE

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  5. Karoline Spodsberg Takes Over as Nordic Group COO at Nordisk Film TV

    11:01 pm PDT 06/10/2014
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    For the past five years, the Scandinavian executive has been managing director at Banijay International, selling such reality show formats as "Opposite Worlds." READ MORE

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  6. MIPTV: Endemol Signs TV First-Look Deal With Origin Pictures

    1:39 am PDT 04/03/2014
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    London-based Origin produced the Oscar-nominated "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom." READ MORE

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  7. Quebecor Media, Armoza Formats Join Forces

    7:26 am PDT 03/26/2014
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    The distribution deal includes the Canadian and Israeli partners jointly developing new formats for the international market. READ MORE

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  8. MIPTV: Klaus Zimmermann Sets Up Dynamic Operations in Europe

    6:39 am PDT 03/17/2014
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    The producer of Euro-based TV series “Borgia” and “Transporter” will launch Dynamic divisions in Paris and Berlin. READ MORE

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  9. NBCUniversal Takes Full Control of Australia's Matchbox Pictures

    4:46 am PST 01/29/2014
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    Chris Oliver Taylor, Penny Chapman and Tony Ayres will continue to run Matchbox, which produces BAFTA-winning “The Slap” and Hulu series “The Straits.” READ MORE

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  10. HBO Europe Takes Gillian Anderson Starrer 'The Fall'

    3:00 am PST 01/29/2014
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    The pay-TV group snaps up rights to the BBC2 crime series for multiple territories in central and eastern Europe. READ MORE

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  11. Fox Takes French Crime Drama 'Braquo' for U.K., Italy

    2:55 am PST 01/29/2014
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    The drama from Canal Plus, which Hulu carries in the U.S., has sold to some 90 territories worldwide. READ MORE

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  12. Global Screen Takes Sales Rights For Berlin Channel RBB

    2:45 am PST 01/29/2014
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    The sales outfit will handle international sales on all series and other programming from the German public broadcaster. READ MORE

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  13. Nordic World to Buy Dutch Format Group Absolutely Independent

    11:50 pm PST 01/13/2014
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    The deal is expected to be finalized ahead of television market MIPTV in March. READ MORE

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  14. The Gurin Company To Adapt Half-Hour Version of German Show Hit 'Wanna Bet?' for U.S.

    3:36 am PST 01/13/2014
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    The long-running format has been a ratings hit for German public broadcaster ZDF. READ MORE

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  15. Red Arrow's Jens Richter to Head FremantleMedia International

    9:07 am PST 12/18/2013
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    Richter, who has been key in expanding Red Arrow’s international business, will take over as new CEO of FremantleMedia’s global operations when his current contract expires. READ MORE

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  16. FremantleMedia Names Ex-Endemol Execs CEOs for Brazil, Spanish-Speaking Americas

    4:13 am PST 12/11/2013
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    Daniela Busoli will head up Fremantle's Brazilian operations, while Adrian Santucho is named the new CEO of FremantleMedia Mexico, U.S. Hispanic and pan-regional productions. READ MORE

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

    6:43 am PST 12/10/2013
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    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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  18. Sweden's SVT Takes Turkish Drama '20 Minutes'

    4:36 am PST 12/05/2013
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    The "24"-style thriller from Turkish producer Ay Yapim is one of the hottest of a new wave of Istanbul-set TV series. READ MORE

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  19. French Zombie Drama 'The Returned' Invades Asia

    2:59 am PST 12/05/2013
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    Zodiak Rights closes deals in South Korea, Thailand, Hong Kong and Taiwan for Canal Plus' hit show. READ MORE

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  20. Israeli Singing Format 'Rising Star' Adds Portugal to Global Chorus

    1:43 am PST 12/05/2013
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    After deals with ABC in the U.S. and ITV in the U.K., Keshet International has sold its hot talent show format to Portugese network TVI. READ MORE

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