New York-based PBS station WNET is pulling the pubcaster’s doc strands ‘Independent Lens’ and ‘POV’ from its Monday primetime line-up on channel Thirteen and moving them to Sunday evenings beginning January 5.
Chef Andrew Zimmern (pictured) is extending his Bizarre Foods franchise with a 13 x 30-minute spin-off for U.S. network Travel Channel.
In this week’s round-up, renewals are in store for National Geographic Channel’s Brain Games (pictured), Spike TV’s Ink Master and WE tv’s David Tutera’s CELEBrations.
As the year draws to a close, realscreen has quizzed figures from across the factual spectrum for their 2014 highlights, lowlights, reflections and future aspirations. Tim Duffy (pictured), co-founder of Ugly Brother Studios, offers his two cents.
Orlando von Einsiedel’s doc on an endangered African park, Virunga (pictured), and Mark A. Levinson’s physics doc Particle Fever are among the 14 winners of the 2015 Alfred I. duPont-Columbia University Awards.
A+E Networks has bolstered its UK-based international content sales team by three, with Robyn Hurd and Michael Oesterlin being appointed as senior directors of content sales for EMEA.
Networks across Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) have acquired the format rights to Gordon Ramsay’s Kitchen Nightmares (pictured) from distributor Optomen International.