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Mansha Daswani

Mansha Daswani is the editor-in-chief and associate publisher of World Screen. She can be reached on

2016 Year in Review

January 5, 2017

Reflects on some of the industry's highlights from last year, which saw a plethora of mergers and acquisitions.

PwC: Cord Cutting is Slowing, Content Fatigue Rising

December 14, 2016

NEW YORK: PwC US's latest TV and video consumption survey reports that cord cutting is happening at a slower rate than predicted, with some cord trimmers finding that they're actually paying more for video content after slimming their TV bundles.

Knightfall’s Tom Cullen

November 22, 2016

The show's star talks about landing his dream job, his love of history and the opportunities he’s finding in the TV drama landscape today.

Germany, U.K. Lead International Emmy Wins

November 22, 2016

NEW YORK: Deutschland 83, Capital and Dustin Hoffman were among the winners at the International Emmy Awards in New York last night, with Germany and the U.K. leading the pack with three wins each.


Warner Bros. to Acquire Machinima

November 18, 2016

BURBANK: Machinima is set to become part of the recently founded Warner Bros. Digital Networks group following the studio's announcement that it's taking full ownership of the global programming service focused on fandom and gamer culture.


International Academy, JCS Partner on New Award

November 16, 2016

NEW YORK: The International Academy of Television Arts & Sciences and JCS International are partnering to discover, foster and recognize young talent from across the globe with a competition focused on the theme of peace.


Lionsgate Pacts with Parques Reunidos

November 16, 2016

MADRID/SANTA MONICA: Attractions based on Orange Is the New Black and Nashville and feature-film franchises such as The Hunger Games and Saw are being developed following a deal between Lionsgate and leisure park operator Parques Reunidos.