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2014-02-06 12:25:24

LONDON, NEW YORK and TORONTO, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Exchange Lab, the world's largest programmatic digital media marketplace, today announced the appointment of media leader Chris Dobson as chairman of the company's board of directors. Dobson was most recently at BBC Worldwide where he served as executive vice president and general manager, BBC Advertising Division. In addition to running the board, as chairman of The Exchange Lab, Dobson will provide strategic direction...

2013-08-29 12:23:44

Stila Dancing with the Stars Collection Launching at ULTA Beauty on September 1st GLENDALE, Calif., Aug. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Stila Cosmetics announced today a strategic partnership with ABC and "Dancing with the Stars". Exclusive to ULTA Beauty, Stila Cosmetics and ABC will launch the Stila Dancing with the Stars Collection, a limited edition beauty offering inspired by the makeup used behind-the-scenes on the hit ABC competition show. (Photo:...

2013-07-09 16:22:20

NARRATED BY HUGH BONNEVILLE NEW YORK, July 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- BBC Worldwide announces Born To Royalty, an intimate look at what it means to be a child of the British Royal Family, coming to select theaters for a limited engagement starting July 19, 2013. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130709/NY44424 ) Born To Royalty tells the story of how heirs to the throne of the United Kingdom and the Commonwealth are prepared for their ultimate role of Monarch. Narrated...

2013-03-25 08:23:47

Longest Running Science Fiction TV Series Gets Virtual and Social Twist LONDON, March 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony DADC New Media Solutions' interactive development group, LOOT Entertainment, and BBC Worldwide's Digital Partnerships team have joined forces to bring Doctor Who to life like never before by creating a social gaming and commerce environment inside PlayStation®Home. Available to more than 31 million PlayStation®Home users across the globe on March 27th, the...

2013-02-25 16:23:41

MY BROTHER JONATHAN & TRIPLE FEATURE FROM BBC HOME ENTERTAINMENT NEW YORK, Feb. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- BBC Home Entertainment is honored to celebrate Daniel Day-Lewis' record-making third Academy Award® win last evening by releasing four of Day-Lewis' incredible early performances on March 12, 2013. Discover the star-making roles that set him on the path to Hollywood long before Lincoln with My Brother Jonathan and Daniel Day-Lewis Triple Feature: How Many Miles to...

2012-10-24 11:29:15

LONDON, October 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Vincent Sider, Vice President of Social Media for BBC Worldwide, will Open This Year's Conference Rising Media and WebMediaBrands, producers of the AllFacebook Marketing Conference, today announced that Vincent Sider, Vice President of Social Media for the BBC, will open this year's London conference as the keynote speaker. Sider will address how the BBC harnesses social technologies...

2012-08-15 06:25:51

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Palladia, Viacom Media Networks' high-definition music channel, is adding two highly-acclaimed series to its regular line-up. The legendary BBC series "Later... with Jools Holland" premieres on Palladia on Thursday, September 6 at 10pm ET/PT and born-on-the-internet hit "Live From Daryl's House" immediately follows, premiering at 11pm ET/PT. "Palladia is the only network that could offer two very different, but equally brilliant, artist-centered...

2012-04-29 22:20:25

LOS ANGELES, April 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- BBC Worldwide and ABC Entertainment today announced the first ever free-to-play online game centered on the juggernaut reality-competition television show, "Dancing with the Stars." Titled "Dancing with the Stars: Keep Dancing," the game is available to play now on ABC.com/DancingWithTheStars and at DWTSKeepDancing.com. Concurrently, BBC Worldwide Digital Entertainment and Games will launch "Strictly Keep Dancing" in the UK, accompanying the...

2012-02-22 11:16:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- BBC Worldwide today announced the launch of BBC Future, the latest BBC.com section. Informative and entertaining, BBC Future presents readers with an inspiring, forward-thinking and global array of content - going beyond reporting to delve deep into the personal and societal implications of topical developments in science, technology, health and environment. Launching with a lineup of regular columns, feature reports, infographics and...

2011-10-20 19:00:00

SINGAPORE, Oct. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- ViKi, the international video site with more than 10 million viewers and active community of translators, today announced that it has closed a Series B round of financing from strategic investors SK Planet, a subsidiary of SK Telecom, and BBC Worldwide, as well as from existing investors Greylock Partners, Andreessen Horowitz, Charles River Ventures and Neoteny Labs, among others. "We're very excited to have SK Planet and BBC Worldwide join our...