BBC Regulator Sets Quotas for U.K. Originals

At least 75 percent of content on its flagship TV channel must be original productions, including 90 percent in peak time, says Ofcom and also requires the public broadcaster...

MIPCOM: Entertainment One Sells ‘Ransom’ Worldwide

Season 2 of the hostage negotiator drama, starring Luke Roberts, has been licenced by the likes of NBCUniversal, Sony and AMC Networks globally. read more

MIPCOM: Lionsgate Sells ‘Ten Days in the Valley’ to France, Italy

The drama series, starring Kyra Sedgwick, airs on ABC in the U.S.read more

Mipcom: Hulu Takes Scandi Drama ‘Veni Vidi Vici’ for U.S.

The show, set in the Scandinavian porn industry, was selected as one of the top new European series at the MIPDrama Screenings in Cannes in April. read more

Why Ronan Farrow’s Harvey Weinstein Bombshell Did Not Run on NBC

The piece was originally supposed to air on the network in February as Hollywood was gearing up for the Oscars. read more

MIPCOM: BBC, Germany’s RTL Take French Sci-Fi Series ‘Missions’

The award-winning drama follows an expedition to Mars, which becomes a rescue mission to save a competitor's ship and crew. read more

‘Little Women’ First Look: Meet the New March Sisters

BBC One and PBS' Masterpiece collaborated on the new adaptation of the Louisa May Alcott classic, from the creator of 'Call The Midwife.'read more

‘Downton Abbey’ Exhibition Coming to U.S.

Downton Abbey: The Exhibition, which opened in Singapore this summer, will debut in New York on Nov. 18.read more

MIPCOM: StudioCanal to Launch ‘Paddington’ Animated Series

StudiocCanal's live-action feature film 'Paddington 2' hits theaters in Europe later this year. read more

MIPCOM: Beta Film Boards Second Season of ‘Medici: Masters of Florence’

The new season of the series, which airs on Netflix in the U.S., will star Daniel Sharman, Bradley James and Sean Bean. read more

Alec Baldwin Channels Trump for Faux Presidential Memoir Promo (Video)

“You Can’t Spell America Without Me: The Really Tremendous Inside Story of My Fantastic First Year,” written with Kurt Andersen, offers a satirical take on the president’s rookie year.read...

‘Twin Peaks’ Meets ‘Scott Pilgrim’ for Puerto Rico Relief

Cartoonist Bryan Lee O'Malley has remade Wally Brando in the image of Michael Cera's character from the 2010 comic book adaptation. read more

Cult TV Show ‘The Prisoner’ Returning With Comic Book Series

Titan Comics is launching the revival in 2018.read more

Amazon Takes BBC/AMC Drama ‘McMafia’ Outside of North America, U.K.

Amazon Prime Video takes the eight-part series, set in the international world of organized crime, for more than 200 countries and territories, excluding the U.S., Canada, Britain and China.read...

First-Time TV Director Diversity Significantly Improves, Study Finds

"We’re seeing signs of meaningful improvement," said Director's Guild union president Thomas Schlamme.read more