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Amazon Original Series American Gods renewed for Season 2

By exchange4media News Service | May 15, 2017

Neil Gaiman's tale of mythological gods has been translated into over 30 languages and has earned the Hugo, Nebula and Bram Stoker Awards for Best Novel

Xaxis appoints Yunnita Avreda as Director of Indonesia

By exchange4media News Service | Nov 16, 2016

Dian Jaya appointed as Head of Client Development; Tejender Singh joins Operations

Kushal Sanghvi turns entrepreneur with new venture Vitamin T

By exchange4media News Service | Sep 01, 2016

With Vitamin T, Sanghvi along with his partner Pradipto Basu seek to create a connect between brands and their consumers

Guest Column: Inside the jury room and how to win at Cannes: Shailja Varghese, Brand New Media

By Shailja Varghese | Jul 09, 2016

In the second part of 'How content can become culture?' Shailja Varghese writes on 'Inside the jury room and how to win at Cannes'

Big CBS to simulcast ‘X Factor’

By Synjini Nandi | Aug 22, 2012

Second season of ‘X Factor’ will air across BIG CBS’s three channels – Prime, Love & Spark. The network banks on digital to promote the show

Bertelsmann firms base in India with corporate center

By Abid Hasan | Feb 06, 2012

The India centre is the fourth in the world for Bertelsmann after Germany, New York & China, signifying India’s importance for the media group’s ops

No success in factual entertainment in India: Simon Spalding

By exchange4media News Service | Apr 02, 2011

“In the areas of factual entertainment, there hasn’t been any success here (in India) yet and I don’t know why. Maybe it’s because potentially it doesn’t make a lot of noise,” notes Simon Spalding, Regional CEO, Europe and Asia Pacific, Fremantle Media.

Sensationalism doesn’t sustain long term viewership: SK Barua, MD, Fremantle Media India

By exchange4media News Service | Dec 04, 2010

“Sensational stuff always makes for high viewing figures. I am not saying good viewing, but it does attract people to your show. But the question is, how long will this last? You can get people to watch for a while, but sensationalism doesn’t sustain long term viewership… you can’t show the same thing and keep the show monotonous,” says SK Barua, Managing Director, Fremantle Media India.

Rethinking content – the Holy Grail of a TV channel’s success

By Tuhina Anand | Dec 03, 2010

Day Two of the FICCI Media & Entertainment Business Conclave (MEBC), held in Hyderabad on December 2, 2010, saw an interactive session on the topic ‘Rethinking content: The Holy Grail of a TV channel’s success’. Panelists discussed the ways to grab and retain audience attention and what kind of content will help achieve this objective.

Guest Column
Retrofit: American studios’ growing presence in India

By Sandeep Bamzai | Aug 12, 2009

Ever so slowly, American studios and networks are grabbing larger swathes of Indian media and entertainment space. While it is still difficult to get a large toehold in the news business due to FDI restrictions and caps, it has been relatively smooth sailing for the big boys to establish a rock solid presence in the entertainment space, analyses veteran journalist Sandeep Bamzai.