U.K.’s Channel 4 Acquires CBC Original Drama ‘Coroner’ From Cineflix Rights

The U.K.’s Channel 4 has acquired rights to season one and two of Canadian public broadcaster CBC’s original drama “Coroner” from distributor Cineflix Rights. Channel 4 will make the series available to U.K. viewers on its More 4 channel. The … Read more…

The Weather Channel uses virtual reality to preview Winter Storm Harper

Combining real-life anchors with vivid, digital simulations, the Weather Channel’s mixed-immersive-reality clips have been pitched as an educational tool that brings extreme weather events to life. The latest previews an ice storm that is expected to strike the East Coast … Read more…

Britain’s Channel 4 apologizes for racist subtitle error in Boris Johnson speech

British broadcaster Channel 4 has been forced to offer a groveling apology for fake smears that Boris Johnson made a racist comment on camera. The free-to-air network claimed the prime minister said “people of color” had to be controlled when … Read more…

Smithsonian Channel Boards ‘Secrets of the Pyramid Builders’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Smithsonian Channel has boarded Ancient Egyptian docu-drama “Secrets of the Pyramid Builders” and will launch the series in the U.S. The channel has signed on as a co-producer on the six-parter from Vivendi production and distribution arm Vivendi Entertainment and … Read more…

Gildan Activewear posts declines in sales and earnings on weak imprintables channel

The Canadian owner of American Apparel announced dips in its third-quarter revenues and earnings on Thursday, due to weak sales in the company’s imprintables channel and declines in its hosiery and underwear category. News – FashionNetwork.com USA BEST DEAL UPDATE: