SINGAPORE, November 27: World Screen has made a host of resources available so that you can make the most out of your time in Singapore, including a printable version of TV Listings, as well as the updated World Screen app.
LONDON, November 27: BBC Trust has made decisions on a range of proposals for the public broadcaster, including moving BBC Three online and expanding the iPlayer to be more than a catch-up service.
SINGAPORE, November 27: Angeline Poh, the assistant CEO for industry at the Media Development Authority (MDA), speaks to World Screen Newsflash about her ambitions for Singaporean media companies in the year ahead.
TORONTO, November 27: Blue Ant International arrives at ATF next week with deals already sealed in Asia on more than 175 hours of programming, including agreements with Discovery and RTL CBS Entertainment.
MAINZ, November 27: ZDF Enterprises (ZDFE) has placed more than 150 hours of programming from its ZDFE.junior slate, including Dance Academy and Mako Mermaids, with broadcasters across the Asia Pacific.
SINGAPORE, November 27: At this year’s ATF, ITV Studios Global Entertainment (ITVS GE) is launching ITV Studios Format Showcase 2015, which will see the company present its best formats to producers and broadcasters from across the region.
SINGAPORE, November 27: In the game show Is That Really Your Voice, one of Global Agency’s ATF offerings, three celebrities must guess how well aspiring performers can sing based on looks alone.
PARIS, November 27: ZED has signed a deal to handle the international distribution for recent documentaries from the production company Mona Lisa.
SINGAPORE, November 27: Terrordactyl is one of several titles MarVista Entertainment is presenting to buyers at ATF.
PARIS, November 27: Cyber Group Studios has sold more than 250 half-hours of programming to broadcasters in Asia, with deals on such shows as Zorro the Chronicles, Tales of Tatonka and Zou.
SINGAPORE, November 27: NeweN Distribution has a new title from the creator of Witnesses called Beyond the Walls, which is a thriller about a young woman trapped in a haunted house.
SINGAPORE, November 27: ATF attendees can meet with The RightsXchange (TRX) to learn more about the global trading platform for secondary television and online video rights.
SINGAPORE, November 27: From the producers of My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding comes Wedding Town, a lighthearted series sold by Passion Distribution that celebrates quirky and unusual nuptials.
SINGAPORE, November 27: Kanal D is looking to expand its Asian presence with hit Turkish dramas like Fatmagul, Love and Secrets.
LONDON, November 27: 7 Wonder has been commissioned to produce the new 25-part series Do You Know?, hosted by tech vlogger Maddie Moate, for CBeebies.
SINGAPORE, November 27: Martin Sheen stars in the TV movie Anne of Green Gables, a top highlight for Breakthrough Entertainment at ATF.
SINGAPORE, November 27: Lifestyle, supernatural and crime are top genres from Rive Gauche Television’s ATF offering.
SINGAPORE, November 27: Format rights and the finished English-language versions of Chef in Your Ear are available from Bomanbridge Media at ATF.
SINGAPORE, November 27: Among the new productions that Caracol Internacional is offering buyers at ATF is the telenovela Soul Sisters, focused on a pair of siblings who sacrifice everything for their families and their musical careers.
SINGAPORE, November 27: Humor and friendship are at the center of the children’s series The New Adventures of Figaro Pho, which ABC Commercial is offering to buyers at ATF.
SINGAPORE, November 27: Food series are the main attraction that Gusto TV is serving up at ATF.
SINGAPORE, November 27: Fantasy, fitness and fun are featured in The Fo-Fo Figgily Show, a preschool series that Escapade Media is promoting at ATF.
SINGAPORE, November 27: A young girl is stuck between her dream of wealth and the reality of her humble existence in the drama The Girl Named Feriha, which Calinos Entertainment is presenting to buyers at ATF.
PARIS, November 27: Nicolas Deschamps, whose career includes stints at France Télévisions and ITV Studios, has joined Gedeon Programmes as producer and head of international co-productions.
LONDON, November 27: Nelly Voukaki, who spent the last nine years in various roles at the Antenna Group, has been tapped to fill the newly created post of business development director at MoMedia.
BURBANK, November 26: ESPN's U.S. subscriber count has fallen by 7 million in the last two years, while Disney Channel’s has shrunk by 4 million.
SINGAPORE, November 26: Hui Keng (HK) Ang, the senior VP and general manager of Sony Pictures Television Networks, Asia, tells World Screen Newsflash about the importance of the new Asian entertainment services ONE and GEM in the region’s rapidly evolving multichannel business.
AMSTERDAM/STOCKHOLM, November 26: Submarine and NonStop Entertainment have aligned to launch a new documentary-centric label in Scandinavia, NonStop Submarine.
LONDON, November 26: Terror: Seven Days in Paris, produced by NBC Peacock Productions, is set to air on HISTORY feeds across Europe over the next week.
SINGAPORE, November 26: The Singapore Pavilion at ATF, led by the Media Development Authority of Singapore (MDA), is hosting 60-plus companies, collectively offering more than 170 titles for international distribution.
BURBANK, November 26: Disney Channel has ordered a third season of Girl Meets World, a comedy series created by Michael Jacobs and April Kelly.
SINGAPORE, November 26: Bomanbridge Media has acquired the exclusive Asian rights for Cisneros Media’s clip show XRC.
LONDON, November 26: Tim Wonnacott, who has hosted the BBC One daytime series Bargain Hunt for 12 years, is leaving the show, following an alleged altercation with producers earlier this year.
DUBLIN, November 26: The hybrid live-action/animated series Little Roy, a joint CBeebies and CBBC commission, has secured presales with broadcasters in Norway, Sweden, Finland and Belgium.
SINGAPORE, November 26: The second season of Indian Summers is a top highlight for all3media international at ATF next week.
SINGAPORE, November 26: A house cat who dreams of exploring the great outdoors takes center stage in Nature Cat, a new animated series that 9 Story Media Group is showcasing at this year’s ATF.
SINGAPORE, November 26: Among the ATF highlights being presented by CJ E&M Corporation is Reply 1988, the third installment of tvN’s successful youth series.
SINGAPORE, November 26: At ATF, Banijay International is launching a brand-new entertainment format, Wonderkids.
SINGAPORE, November 26: The game show Who’s On Top? leads Keshet International’s ATF slate, which is chock-full of entertainment formats.
SINGAPORE, November 26: At ATF, Rainbow will be showcasing a selection of kids’ shows, including Winx Club and the brand-new Regal Academy.
SINGAPORE, November 26: Among the series in GMA Worldwide’s ATF catalogue is My Faithful Husband, in which a woman is disloyal to the man she married.
SINGAPORE, November 26: TV Azteca will be promoting A Love to Remember (Memori Cinta Suraya), the Malaysian adaptation of the telenovela Siempre Tuya Acapulco, at ATF.
SINGAPORE, November 26: All of the series that ITV-Inter Medya distributes are new for the Asian market, with drama highlights that include Endless Love, Black Rose, In Between, Black Money Love, 20 Minutes and Missing.
LONDON, November 25: FremantleMedia has taken a 25-percent stake in the factual-entertainment indie Full Fat TV, which was established by the former managing director of Endemol label Remarkable TV, Colette Foster.
WASHINGTON, D.C., November 25: National Geographic Channel is continuing its successful partnership with Scott Free Productions to produce the TV version of Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard’s Killing Patton.