Netflix Acquires Toronto Title ‘Mademoiselle de Joncquières’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Netflix has acquired Emmanuel Mouret’s critically acclaimed French period drama “Mademoiselle de Joncquières,” which world-premiered at Toronto. The deal for most rights worldwide excludes France, Switzerland, Canada and the Benelux countries. Represented in international markets by Indie Sales, “Mademoiselle de Joncquières” competed in Toronto’s … [Read More...]

Talpa Acquires Dutch TV Group SBS Broadcasting

Talpa Holding, the ITV-owned company which was founded by John de Mol and has created “Big Brother,” “Deal” or No Deal” and “The Voice,” has acquired a 67% stake in Dutch TV group SBS Broadcasting from Sanoma. The acquisition of SBS Broadcasting gives Talpa … [Read More...]

Gunman Shot Dead by Police at Paris Orly Airport

PARIS– A man was killed by French security forces after robbing a weapon from a soldier at Paris’s Orly Airport on Saturday morning. The shooting occurred around 8:30 a.m. local time at the Orly Sud Terminal and left no one injured, according to the spokesperson of the French interior … [Read More...]