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Discovery Q1 Profit Flat

SILVER SPRING: Discovery Communications had first-quarter revenue that was up 22 percent over the previous year to $1.4 billion, though rising costs led to net income being essentially flat. Revenue was lifted by a 51-percent growth in International Networks and ...

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Author Malorie Blackman to Keynote Children’s Media Conference

SHEFFIELD: Children’s author Malorie Blackman is slated to deliver the creative keynote at this summer’s Children’s Media Conference (CMC) in the U.K. Blackman, who is the current Waterstones Children’s Laureate, has written more than 60 books for children and young adults, including the Noughts and Crosses series of novels and ...

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Sesame Workshop Hires for Creative & Interactive Strategy

NEW YORK: Lewis Kofsky, a former employee of San Francisco startup Playnomics, has become the VP of international creative and global interactive strategy at Sesame Workshop. In his newly created post, Kofsky will manage the creative direction for Sesame Workshop's international co-productions and initiatives. He will also supervise the organization's ...

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Screening Rooms for the L.A. Screenings Now Available

NEW YORK: Watch clips and access detailed information on thousands of new shows by visiting WorldScreenings.com's Screening Rooms for the L.A. Screenings as well as the Spanish-language video portal TVLatinaScreenings.tv. WorldScreenings.com and TVLatinaScreenings.tv allow you to search for a show ...

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Video Interview: CBSSI’s Paul Gilbert

NEW YORK: Paul Gilbert, the senior VP of international formats at CBS Studios International (CBSSI), discusses the current global appetite for scripted formats and shares with us where he sees the healthy growth opportunities ahead.   Alongside its hit comedies and dramas, CBSSI has a diverse lineup of formats that ...

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Globo Begins Airing Brazilian League Matches in HD

SÃO PAULO: Brazilian broadcaster Globo will be airing all Brazilian league soccer matches in HD starting this season, with plans to add games from other leagues next year. The Brazilian league, known locally as the Brasileirão, is one of Globo’s principal sports products, being distributed in more than 190 countries ...

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New Drama 100 Code Begins Production

MUNICH/STOCKHOLM: Production has kicked off on 100 Code, a crime series from the Red Arrow International catalogue. 100 Code stars Dominic Monaghan (Lost) as an NYPD detective who goes to Sweden to investigate a number of murders alongside a Swedish cop played by Michael Nyqvist (the Millennium series). The show ...

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New Lifetime Competition Series to Spotlight Child Geniuses

LOS ANGELES: Lifetime has ordered eight episodes of Child Genius, a competition docuseries focused on a national intelligence competition in cooperation with American MENSA. Child Genius looks on as gifted kids in the U.S. get ready for this summer's national intelligence competition, which will test their knowledge of current affairs, ...

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