March 24, 2017

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TV Formats Preview for MIPFormats & MIPTV Now Available

TVFORMATS NEW YORK: The TV Formats Preview for MIPFormats and MIPTV provides you with a number of useful services in one location, including a link to our Screening Rooms and much more. View the Preview here.


Christophe Riandee Talks Building Up Gaumont’s TV Business

NEW YORK: Gaumont Vice CEO Christophe Riandee shares with World Screen Newsflash the strategy in building up the company's TV business, working within a straight-to-series model and more.

***Global Agency***

Orange Is the New Black to Air on Sony Channel in the U.K.

TVDRAMA LONDON: Orange Is the New Black will make its broadcast premiere in the U.K. on Sony Channel.

***Blue Ant***

Special Report: Toy Stories

TVKIDS NEW YORK: David Wood investigates how inanimate playthings are transformed into characters and stories that kids will engage with day after day.


New Venue Lined Up for MIPJunior 2017

TVKIDS CANNES: This year's MIPJunior is slated to take place on October 14 and 15 at the J.W. Marriott Hotel in Cannes, France.


Lifetime Becomes LatAm Home for Project Runway

TVLATINA LONDON: Lifetime Latin America has inked a deal with FremantleMedia International (FMI) to become the home of the Project Runway franchise in Latin America.

***ITV Inter Medya***

Scandi Noir Jordskott Heads to Shudder Streaming Service

TVDRAMA SANTA MONICA: The AMC Networks-backed streaming service Shudder has acquired the exclusive North American rights for the thriller Jordskott.

***Telemundo Internacional***

MIPTV Spotlight: A+E Networks

TVREAL CANNES: Pop music mogul Timbaland works with aspiring young artists hoping to break through in the A+E Networks highlight The Pop Game, executive produced by Queen Latifah and Jermaine Dupri, among others.


Two New Adaptations for You’re Back in the Room

TVFORMATS LONDON: BBC Worldwide has scored two new deals for the Tuesday's Child format You’re Back in the Room, which will now be adapted for Canada and Slovakia.

MIPTV Spotlight: DHX Media

TVKIDS CANNES: From the writing team Man of Action comes Mega Man, a new series in the DHX Media catalog.

Raze Strengthens Leadership with VICE, Discovery Alums

TVLATINA LOS ANGELES: Raze, a digital media company with a Latin focus, has expanded its leadership team and board of directors with the addition of executives from Discovery Communications and VICE.

***World Screen at the L.A. Screenings***

MIPTV Spotlight: GMA Worldwide

TVASIA CANNES: GMA Worldwide is offering international buyers three of the latest drama series that launched on GMA Network in the Philippines: Envy, Legally Blind and Destined to Be Yours.

Trio of Execs Renew Contracts at Left/Right

MUNICH/NEW YORK: Red Arrow Entertainment Group's Left/Right has signed multiyear contract extensions with Banks Tarver and Ken Druckerman, co-founders and co-presidents, and COO Kevin Vargas.

MIPTV Spotlight: The Jim Henson Company

TVKIDS CANNES: Co-produced with Herschend Enterprises, Splash and Bubbles is an ocean-themed animated series that is made using The Jim Henson Company’s Emmy-winning Henson Digital Puppetry Studio.

Season Ten for Ink Master

TVREAL NEW YORK: Spike TV has renewed the tattoo competition series Ink Master for a tenth season and greenlit the special Ink Master Angels.

MIPTV Spotlight: Dori Media Group

CANNES: The crime drama Dumb, a Dori Media Group title, has been a hit for HOT in Israel, with ratings success leading to second and third seasons being ordered.

MIPTV Spotlight: Rainbow

TVKIDS CANNES: Audiences can continue to follow the fairy-tale adventures of Rose Cinderella and her schoolmates in the second season of Regal Academy, on offer from Rainbow.

Disney Slates Debut of Harland Williams’ Puppy Dog Pals

TVKIDS BURBANK: The all-new animated series Puppy Dog Pals from comedian Harland Williams is premiering on Disney Channel and the Disney Junior app and YouTube page next month.

MIPTV Spotlight: Breakthrough Entertainment

TVREAL CANNES: Women around the world who are breaking ground in male-dominated fields are the focus of Wonder Women, a highlight for Breakthrough Entertainment.

all3media International Hires for Scripted Acquisitions

LONDON: A number of new appointments have been made at all3media International, including the hire of a dedicated scripted acquisitions executive.

MIPTV Spotlight: Millimages

TVKIDS CANNES: Now airing in more than 200 territories, Molang is a best-selling non-dialogue preschool series that is being presented at the market by Millimages.

Telemundo Teams with Atención Atención for VOD Content

TVKIDS MIAMI: Telemundo has tied up with Atención Atención, a kids' edutainment company founded by teachers and music therapists, to provide five seasons of Emmy-winning programming, available now via Telemundo on Demand.

MIPTV Spotlight: Canamedia

TVREAL CANNES: Travel Time with Linda is a new lifestyle-travel series that Canamedia is launching at MIPTV.

MIPTV Spotlight: Sixteen South

TVKIDS CANNES: A beret-clad dog is at the center of the Sixteen South highlight Claude, a 1950s-inspired animated comedy series based on the best-selling books by Alex T. Smith.

New From WorldScreenings

Imagina International Sales - Night and Day (Nit i Dia)

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Comarex - Save To Win

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MISTCO - You Name It

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KABO International - Hot Pepper

***Video***(Comedy game-show format, 56x30 min.) Comedians compete in a series of games, poking fun at the hottest topics such as politics and celebrity culture, to win the audience's vote.
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***Eccho Rights***

***Breakthrough Entertainment***

*** Vivicast***

MIPTV Digital Editions


World Screen Guide & TV Formats Guide Now Available

***World Screen Guide 2017***

World Screen Weekly

Pierce Brosnan
The actor talks about his role in Sonar Entertainment’s The Son, a book-based family saga that is slated for broadcast on AMC.

TV Drama Weekly

Steven Moffat
The writer and producer speaks about his work on the hit drama series Doctor Who and Sherlock.

TV Real Weekly

Investigation Discovery’s Henry Schleiff
The group president of Investigation Discovery, American Heroes Channel and Destination America shares the keys to ID’s success.

TV Kids Weekly

Cyber Group Studios’ Pierre Sissmann
The chairman and CEO discusses his approach to managing growth at the company and his new label strategy.

TV Formats Weekly

Global Agency’s
Izzet Pinto

The founder and CEO talks about how he is looking to make the company the home of the next big global entertainment hit.

World Screen
Media Kit 2017


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