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MIPCOM 2013

MIPCOM 2013

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  1. Hungary’s TV2 Joins ‘Rising Star’ Chorus

    3:35 am PST 11/22/2013
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    The Hungarian channel is the latest to pick up the hot Israeli live voting singing format, which has been optioned to ABC in the U.S.. READ MORE

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  2. Bar Refaeli Helps 'The X Factor' to Record Ratings in Israel

    9:36 am PDT 10/30/2013
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    The Saturday launch of the TV talent format attracted a 42.9% share on Israel's Channel 2. READ MORE

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  3. Denmark's 'Married at First Sight' Gets Series Orders in Germany, France

    4:40 am PDT 10/28/2013
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    The marital reality show features complete strangers getting hitched on their first date. READ MORE

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  4. Sony Shingle Toro Takes Israeli Singing Format 'Rising Star' for Italy

    3:31 am PDT 10/17/2013
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    Keshet's hit competition format has already closed adaptation deals with Germany and France. READ MORE

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  5. MIPCOM Aftermath: Too Many Dramas?

    5:00 am PDT 10/16/2013
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    An unprecedented boom in pricey prestige offerings like Starz' "Black Sails," MGM's "Fargo" and the Brit series "Broadchurch" worries buyers looking for sitcoms and other lighter fare. READ MORE

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  6. Nordisk Takes Israeli Singing Show 'Rising Star' for Scandinavia

    3:36 am PDT 10/14/2013
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    The talent format, which features live on-air voting, was one of hottest shows to come out of last week's Mipcom trade fair. READ MORE

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  7. 'The Face' Host Naomi Campbell Talks Mentoring and the Reality of the Modern Modeling Business

    8:55 am PDT 10/11/2013
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    "It's an extension of my sharing, basically," she tells THR about her work with "The Face" contestants. READ MORE

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  8. MIPCOM: Market 'Thriving' as Digital Content Drives Deals

    4:54 am PDT 10/11/2013
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    Despite ongoing problems in Southern Europe, it was a record year for the international TV market. READ MORE

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  9. MIPCOM: 'Black Sails' Cast Talks Stunts and Explosions

    11:40 am PDT 10/10/2013
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    "We didn't have to make this for 14-year-olds," showrunner Jon Steinberg told THR about the morally ambiguous pirate show. READ MORE

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  10. MIPCOM: German Giant RTL Takes Israeli Singing Competition 'Rising Star'

    6:17 am PDT 10/10/2013
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    A local language version of the show is in the works. READ MORE

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  11. MIPCOM: 'Breathless' Star Jack Davenport Talks Re-creating Pre-Sexual Revolution Britain

    4:47 am PDT 10/10/2013
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    "We worked really hard for it to not look like a traditional period drama," co-creator Paul Unwin told THR about the hostpital drama premiering Thursday night in the U.K. on ITV. READ MORE

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  12. MIPCOM: In Denmark, Drama Rules

    3:50 am PDT 10/10/2013
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    Piv Bernth, head of the country's leading broadcaster Denmarks Radio, says concerted effort to encourage producers to take creative risks lead to "The Killing" and "The Bridge." READ MORE

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  13. MIPCOM: Turkish Drama 'The End' Gets Country's First U.S. Format Deal

    3:31 am PDT 10/10/2013
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    Fox has picked up re-versioning rights to the hit Turkish show, with Peter Horton signed on to direct and Michael Cooney to write. READ MORE

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  14. MIPCOM: Jeffrey Katzenberg Honored as Personality of the Year

    3:40 pm PDT 10/09/2013
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    The executive joked about the public's perception of his personality: "A few things that I've been called: impatient, abrasive, aggressive, obsessive, grandiose, pushy, relentless, egotistical, brash, maniacal -- and that's just a few." READ MORE

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  15. MIPCOM: CBS-RTL HD Channel Expands to Singapore

    2:08 pm PDT 10/09/2013
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    The joint venture inks a deal with SingTel mio TV. READ MORE

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  16. MIPCOM: Norwegian Doc Series 'Dining with the Enemy' Lining Up Deals

    1:29 pm PDT 10/09/2013
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    The project focuses on conflict zones -- and food. READ MORE

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  17. Argentina Opens Doors to Overseas Partners

    11:16 am PDT 10/09/2013
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    The country is a thriving hub of TV production. READ MORE

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  18. MIPCOM: ITV Inks Volume Deal With Australia's UKTV

    11:12 am PDT 10/09/2013
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    The deal includes ITV crime series "Prime Suspect," "Lewis" and "Inspector Morse." READ MORE

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  19. MIPCOM: Why Jeffrey Katzenberg Offered 'Breaking Bad' Creators $75 Million for Three More Episodes

    9:24 am PDT 10/09/2013
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    The DreamWorks Animation CEO says he wanted to create the greatest "pay-per-view event in scripted television ever." READ MORE

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  20. MIPCOM: Russia Buys Keshet's Live Vote Singing Show 'Rising Star'

    7:42 am PDT 10/09/2013
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    France's M6 has also grabbed format rights for the show, a major ratings hit in Israel. READ MORE

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  21. MIPCOM: French Air Traffic Controllers Threaten Thursday Strike

    6:35 am PDT 10/09/2013
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    The work stoppage could affect travel out of the conference. READ MORE

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