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Come Dine with Me Commissioned in Brazil

LONDON: ITV Studios Global Entertainment has signed a deal with Brazil’s Globo TV to adapt the hit format Come Dine with Me, marking the 35th international territory to produce its own version of the show. The unscripted factual entertainment format follows amateur chefs competing against each other hosting a dinner ...

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BIG Magic Comes to Reliance Digital TV

MUMBAI: BIG Magic is replacing Imagine TV on the Reliance Digital TV platform, enhancing its distribution with an additional 4.5 million homes across India. BIG Magic, which launched a little more than a year ago, is a leading variety entertainment channel. Reliance Digital TV is the first DTH operator to offer BIG ...

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eOne’s The Yard & Mentorn’s The Promise Land on Hulu Slate

LOS ANGELES/TORONTO: The mockumentary mini-series The Yard from Entertainment One (eOne) is to debut in the U.S. on Hulu and Hulu Plus, where a full slate of new originals and exclusive shows have been lined up for summer. The six-part, half-hour series records students’ behavior during recess. The show, which originally ...

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Kabel Deutschland Buys Tele Columbus

UNTERFÖHRING: Kabel Deutschland is acquiring the Berlin-based Tele Colombus Group for a purchase price of 603 million euros ($769.5 million) plus accrued interest. The price will provide repayment in full of the financial debt of Tele Colombus, a provider of basic cable services to approximately 1.7 million customers. The outfit ...

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New Additions to Cast of eOne’s Haven

NEW YORK/LOS ANGELES/TORONTO: Dorian Missick (Southland, The Cape) and Kate Kelton (Harold and Kumar, American Psycho 2) have been cast in recurring roles for the third season of Haven, a series from Entertainment One (eOne). Missick will play a street-smart Boston detective who comes to the town of Haven to ...

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Study: Live TV Viewing Increases Social Media Usage

NEW YORK: According to new research from Viacom, watching live TV unlocks the greatest benefits of social activities, including co-viewing.  The study, Social TV: Viewers C’s the Moment, reveals that social TV and co-viewing trends are on the rise, making TV a more engaging "lean-forward" experience. The most common social activities are ...

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NPN Media Opens New York-Based Hub

MIAMI: NPN Media has formed a dedicated advertising sales division that will operate out of its new corporate office in New York City, with Kate Rolston to serve as general manager of the ad solutions group. Rolston recently joined NPN, a provider of original syndicated video content to broadcasters and ...

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