Winsing Animation to participate in upcoming MIPCOM 2020 with new IP
Winsing Animation announced that it will be promoting its shows and new properties at the upcoming MIPCOM Online+ trade show where they will feature its hits ‘GG Bond’ and ‘GOGOBUS’, as well as its newest title, ‘Team S.T.E.A.M.!’
‘Dancing with the Stars’ format reaches 60th territory milestone
Produced for Mongol TV, ‘Dancing With The Stars’ will be a 13-part series that is slated to air in early 2021.
Reed Exhibitions announces leadership change at Reed MIDEM
Reed MIDEM’s Paul Zilk to leave CEO role to Michel Filzi to succeed Zilk on 1 October 2020.
all3media international inks partnership with Two Rivers Media
all3media international will be supporting the development of selected scripted and non-scripted content from Two Rivers Media.
CAKE announces international launch of ‘Jorel’s Brother’
CAKE has announced a distribution agreement with Brazilian animation studio Copa Studio for its hit comedy ‘Jorel’s Brother’.
BBC Studios announce the second series of their hit drama ‘Out of Love’
The explosive Indian adaptation of BBC’s Doctor Foster is slated to return to Disney+ Hotstar.
Asia Momentum Media announces first-ever cross-country virtual star
Jack Neo’s ‘Show Off Show’ has crowned its two winners for the English and Chinese category.
Ekaterina Yakushenko joins newly revamped THEMA RUS
THEMA RUS announced that it has appointed Ekaterina Yakushenko as THEMA RUS Sales Director.
all3media international hires Mike Gould to lead digital partnerships
all3media international expands its digital division, a3mi2 with the appointment of Mike Gould as Partnership Manager.
GoQuest Media signs international distribution rights for ‘Rats’
GoQuest Media announced that it partnered with the production company Heaven’s Gate to take the international distribution rights of the crime thriller ‘Rats’.
True crime documentary series ‘The Night Caller’ pre-sales from Abacus Media Rights
Abacus Media Rights announced that it has sold the Australian true-crime story ‘The Night Caller’ to AMC Networks’ streaming service Sundance Now in the US and Canada.
Hit cooking format ‘Chef in Your Ear’ serves up a double helping of deals
The Format People announced two more international adaptations of their hit cooking reality format ‘Chef In Your Ear’, bringing the total territories to-date to 12.
GMA Network launches new Asian-pop culture digital channel
GMA Network has officially premiered its newest digital channel, Hallypop, that offers Asian pop, variety, lifestyle, and entertainment programs.
Blue Ant Media promotes Jamie Schouela to President, Global Channels and Media; Carlyn Staudt to Global General Manager, Love Nature
Blue Ant Media has announced two new promotions: Jamie Schouela to President, Global Channels and Media; and Carlyn Staudt to Global General Manager, Love Nature.
108 Media takes international distribution rights to Italian romantic drama ‘The Fifth Taste’
108 Media has acquired the international distribution rights to ‘The Fifth Taste’ by director Angelo Frezza.
ZEE5 Original Film, ‘Mee Raqsam’ selected as the opening film at the prestigious Coalition of South Asian Film Festivals 2020 (CoSAFF)
‘Mee Raqsam’ is a tribute to late Kaifi Azmi and an inspiring ode to a father-daughter relationship.
AVIA hosts the Satellite Industry Forum focusing on video in the satellite world
This year’s virtual conference will also feature a panel session of women in satellite and what their predictions are for the industry.
Celestial Tiger Entertainment launches KIX on MultiChoice’s DStv in Africa
KIX, a leading Asian action entertainment channel brings the best of action movies from Asia to Africa.
You.i TV launches next-gen video experience SDK; Partners with MediaKind on deployment
You.i Engine One 6.0 brings unparalleled performance, reach, and user experience for the enterprise.
StudioCanal promotes TV, digital, and film execs in strategic global content move
StudioCanal has promoted Anne Cherel to EVP Global Sales & Distribution.
Dejero transforms KNSD-TV and KUAN-LD’s mobile broadcast truck into mobile TV station
Dejero GateWay, PathWay, WayPoint and CellSat combine to deliver unparalleled one-stop shop connectivity for new KNSD-TV and KUAN-LD mobile broadcast truck.
beIN SPORTS acquires second season of ‘Karate Combat’ across 37 countries
The full-contact karate league features Olympic-level athletes competing in a virtual world. The series premieres this September on beIN SPORTS.
Abacus Media Rights sells CBC original series ‘Trickster’ to NITV & SBS On Demand Australia and more
Abacus Media Rights has secured sales for the CBC original series ‘Trickster’ ahead of its launch on CBC in October.
Viu announces the launch of the inaugural Viu Pitching Forum in Malaysia
Up-and-coming creative talent to submit their concepts for a chance to see their story brought to life as a Viu Original production.
Nippon TV’s ‘Your Turn To Kill’ receives award at 2020 Seoul International Drama Awards
‘Your Turn To Kill’ actor Ryusei Yokohama receives the Asian Star Prize.
REBEL Fighting Championship makes significant progress with new hire and distribution deal
REBEL FC is planning a mixed martial arts reality show in China as it welcomes Wicky Wang who will serve as the company’s senior sponsorship manager.
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