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Amazon Studios’ Georgia Brown puts out call for Italy, Spain head of scripted posts

Brown’s gave insights into Amazon’s European ambitions during her Mipcom keynote.

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Beta Film deepens Nordic ties with creation of regional production group

Beta has taken a majority stake in Finland’s Fisher King and created Beta Nordic Studios.

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Lucinda Syson, Jason Flemyng team up for film and TV production company

Duo to form The Kernel Factory alongside Dickensian actor Ben Starr and financial controller Cristiano D’Urso.

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J.J. Nugent named vp sales and distribution at Millennium Media (exclusive)

Executive’s Mipcom slate includes The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard, Jolt.

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Apple greenlights 'Masters Of The Air' with Amblin Television, Playtone

Band Of Brothers, The Pacific partners Steven Spielberg, Tom Hanks, Gary Goetzman reunite

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Alfonso Cuarón signs multi-year TV deal with Apple

Mexican auteur expected to partner with longtime partner Anonymous Content and others.

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‘The Crown’ producer Andy Harries admits SVoD concerns

Harries also discussed Peter Morgan’s reported Netflix deal.

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Bafta TV awards change eligibility rules, add diversity targets

The awards body has tweaked its qualification criteria so that shows could be eligible even if they premiere outside of the UK.

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BBC to outline radical iPlayer revamp

Tony Hall set to unveil ‘broader shop window’ for TV talent.

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‘Hormones’, ‘Faculty’ win best Asian drama prizes at Busan’s Asia Contents Awards

South Korean TV producer Kim Yongkyu won the best creative award for Mr. Sunshine.

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Totem, Tuffi team on female gender stereotypes anthology ‘Force Of Habit’ (exclusive)

The all-female production spans 11 episodes and a feature film.

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Endeavor Content moves international TV sales to London

Former Fox executive Prentiss Fraser appointed as Gary Marenzi steps down.

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‘Fleabag’ star Andrew Scott lands ‘Ripley’ series for Showtime

Steven Zaillian will write and direct the Patricia Highsmith adaptation from Endemol Shine North America

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TV creators pitch new series at Filmarkethub London event

‘Wallander’, ‘War Of The Worlds’ writer Peter Harness gave the opening speech.

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‘Fleabag’ creator Phoebe Waller-Bridge signs overall TV deal with Amazon Studios

Dark comedy won six awards in total at this year’s three Emmys ceremonies.

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AFM 2019 to host inaugural television conference, AVOD session

Paramount Pictures’ in-house futurist Ted Schilowitz to deliver opening keynote.

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‘Fleabag’ leads British success at 2019 Emmys

Jodie Comer, Jesse Armstrong, Charlie Brooker, John Oliver among other winners.

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HBO dominates 2019 Primetime Emmys but ‘Fleabag’ biggest individual winner

Game Of Thrones emerges with 12 Emmys over three ceremonies.

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Netflix aiming to be more open about data, says Reed Hastings

Delivering the Royal Television Society Cambridge Convention international keynote, Hastings said: “We’re trying to grow up a little”.

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