TITLE

BUYERS BUZZ BBC SHOWCASE

AUTHOR(S)
Clarke, Steve
PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
Variety;3/2/2009, Vol. 414 Issue 3, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on Showcase, the television program sales presentation of BBC Worldwide, the production division of the British Broadcasting Corp., which was held February 23-25, 2009. Despite the global recession, the event attracted 200 broadcasting companies from around the world to purchase programs for broadcast in 2009-2010. An executive of BBC Worldwide states that U.S. cable television networks expressed interest in comedy programs.
ACCESSION #
36882320

 

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