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‘Big Brother Israel’ Incorporates Bomb Shelter Amid Gaza Conflict

The war is costing broadcasters $25 million, but the reality show is pulling in a 45 percent share.

FX’s Divisive ‘Tyrant’ Still Talking With Muslim Groups

Executive producer Howard Gordon attends TCA with policy experts to shed more light on the ongoing dialogue surrounding the show's portrayal of the Middle East and the depiction of sexual abuse in…

‘Tyrant’ Moves to Turkey Amid Gaza Strip Violence

FX's Israel-based production will move filming of the final two episodes north to get more space from the hostilities.

Hostilities Put Israeli TV Production, Concert Schedules in Question

A rocket fire warning saw "Big Brother Israel" contestants ushered into a safe room, while Lana Del Rey and Lady Gaga are among the musical acts with upcoming dates in the country.

Natpe Europe: Eastern Europe Still Hungry for U.S. Drama, Studios Say

The international television market, held this year in Prague after 23 years in Budapest, sees an uptick in business as the region's economy improves.

TV Ratings: FX’s ‘Tyrant’ Delivers an OK 2.1 Million Viewers

Shy of recent debuts, the 82-minute broadcast draws a very steady audience over the course of its premiere.

FX’s ‘Tyrant’: 11 Secrets From the Israeli Set

From star Adam Rayner's shaky audition to the show's $3 million-plus budget, THR goes behind the scenes of the cable net's ambitious Arab drama.

FX’s ‘Tyrant’: What the Critics Are Saying

With executive producer Howard Gordon of "Homeland" and "24" taking the reins, the Arab drama brings a "Godfather"-like plot to the Middle East.

‘Tyrant’: TV Review

Sandy soap or political thriller?

Israel’s Keshet CEO on His 8 U.S. Shows, ‘Rising Star’ and Sgt. Bergdahl as a TV Series (Q&A)

Avi Nir talks to THR about why Israeli TV is booming, how "Rising Star" is the antidote to "eroding" talent shows and why his company is determined to stay relatively small.

‘Tyrant’: How FX Is Marketing Its Middle East Drama to Islamophobes, Islamophiles and Everyone Else

Says FX's John Landgraf of capturing the region's formalistic beauty, "If we give you footage that looks like the news, then it'll fail."

Turmoil on ‘Tyrant’: The Dramatic Backstory of FX’s Middle East Epic

Ang Lee came and went. So did the creator. Now "Homeland" producer Howard Gordon attempts to sell America — and the world — on his audacious Arab drama.