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BBC WORLDWIDE PRODUCTIONS TAKES ON HOLLYWOOD

June 20, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

BBC Worldwide, the commercial (for profit) arm of the British public broadcaster, is increasing its incursion into U.S. television through its BBC Worldwide Productions, the London Financial Times reported today (Monday). Jane Tranter, who was appointed to run the production company, told the FT that it will be focusing on U.S. cable networks rather than […]

VOICE OF AMERICA IS NOT WHAT YOU THINK IT IS

December 14, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

NBC is planning to add a third singing competition to the airwaves in early 2011 to compete with American Idol and Simon Cowell’s The X-Factor. Produced by reality show mavens Mark Burnett (Survivor) and John de Mol (Who Wants to Be a Millionaire), the new show, The Voice of America, is reportedly modeled after a […]