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Viacom UK chooses scripted content

Viacom International Media Networks unit said Wednesday that its Viacom International Studios (VIS) U.K. is moving into scripted development with five co-production projects being showcased at the MIPCOM market in Cannes. It also said that Jill Offman has moved into an expanded role as managing director at...

Dutch Features acquires two new thriller series

Dutch Features, a Netherlands- based distribution company has acquired two new local thriller series, ‘Rogue Justice’ and ‘The Columnist’ in its run at Mipcom 2019. “Rogue Justice,” produced by leading Dutch company Pupkin Film, is mainly set on the tropical island of Bonaire and revolves around two...

90+ Indian companies at Mipcom 2019

The largest TV content market in the world, Mipcom 2019 is taking place at Cannes, France and it will be seeing a strong Indian presence. Around 95 Indian companies are participating in this annual content marketplace and they will be having an Indian Pavilion in which 32...

MipJunior concludes

MipJunior left warm sensations with good business, more players and types of animation from last year. For many years, TV channels have segmented kids audiences into different categories: socioeconomic, status, gender, race, geography location, etc. Now, children are crossing gender and the other barriers, obliging producers to...

‘Hero Elementary’ and ‘Doomsday Brothers’ to debut in Mipcom

Portfolio Entertainment, a Canada- based global producer and distributor, will be launching two distinctive animated properties at the upcoming Mipcom 2019. Preschool series Hero Elementary will debut at MIP Junior, while primetime toon Doomsday Brothers will bring the Apocalypse to MIPCOM. The company also announced the start of a new era...

Kew Media Distribution at Mipcom

Leading content company Kew Media Distribution will showcase an impressive line-up of high-quality, new-to-market factual titles ahead of MIPCOM. British comedian and travel enthusiast Griff Rhys Jones joins “Griff’s Great Kiwi Road Trip” a travel show in which he journeys off the beaten track from the top...

Bomanbridge Media secures raft of sales ahead of Mipcom 2019

Bomanbridge Media, a leading Singapore based content production and distribution company has secured deals for 300 hours of content including Delicacy Hunter, which is set to bow in Asia and Australia in ahead of Mipcom 2019. Nat Geo People Asia and SBS Australia have both taken further seasons...

CAKE, LA Cabane and Thuristar to launch ‘Mush-Mush & Mushables’ at Mipcom 2019

London-based CAKE, France’s La Cabane and Thuristar in Belgium are set to unveil two new Mush-Mush & the Mushables episodes at MIPCOM. Mush-Mush & the Mushables will launch internationally in 2020 on Boomerang and Turner Kids channels Cartoon Network, Boing and POGO in select markets; in France on Canal+ Family...

Cosmos-Maya to launch ‘Smarty Pants Eric’ at MIPCOM 2019

Cosmos-Maya has announced to be launching its brand new animated series Smarty-Pants Eric at MIPCOM 2019, showcasing the pilot episode at MIPCOM Junior. The 52 x 11’ slice-of-life comedy series targeted at four to nine-year-olds is available in all major languages worldwide. Cosmos-Maya is already in closing stages of...

Mipcom 2019: Content developers discuss about the need of distribution in today’s time.

In this changing world, a lot of developments are happening in the television and broadcasting industry. The audience seeks quality content rather than just going with the flow. At MIPCOM 2019, World’s content marketing platform, the distributors and content developers both come seeking for quality market and...