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Jul 08, 2014, 12:32 ET
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Commemorate The 100th Anniversary Of World War I: BBC Worldwide North America Plans Special Free Theatrical Events Starting August 2

 In commemoration of the 100th Anniversary of the start of World War I, BBC Worldwide North America will, in a unique departure, premiere three...

Jul 09, 2013, 14:24 ET
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BBC Worldwide Announces An Original Production Born To Royalty Coming To Theaters July 19

 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...

Jan 24, 2013, 15:39 ET
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Primetime Emmy® Award Winner Andrew Davies Brings You House of Cards Trilogy Remastered

 From Primetime Emmy® Award winner Andrew Davies, the writer of internationally renowned films such as Bridget Jones's Diary and...

Jan 10, 2013, 08:00 ET

Under the Hood of BBC.com Autos Launch

 BBC Worldwide America today announced the launch of BBC Autos (BBC.com/Autos), an entertaining, insightful daily read examining the passionate...

May 25, 2012, 07:29 ET

The Queen's Diamond Jubilee: Thames Pageant, One of the Largest Ever Staged, to be Shown Live During the BBC's London Calling Season

As the spectacular Queen's Diamond Jubilee celebrations get underway, viewers of the BBC Channels around the World will be able to enjoy all...

Apr 30, 2012, 02:59 ET
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BBC Worldwide and ABC Entertainment Announce The First-Ever "Dancing with the Stars" Online Game

 BBC Worldwide and ABC Entertainment today announced the first ever free-to-play online game centered on the juggernaut reality-competition...

Mar 27, 2012, 21:30 ET

Dancing with the Stars: Live in Las Vegas Live Show to Debut April 14 at the New Tropicana Las Vegas

Fresh off of its Season 14 launch, Dancing with the Stars, ABC's leading entertainment show, produced by BBC Worldwide Productions, is bringing a...

Mar 12, 2012, 10:00 ET

BBC Worldwide Transports Doctor Who: Worlds in Time Into Commercial Launch

LOS ANGELES, March 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/-- BBC Worldwide Digital Entertainment and Games today announced the official launch of Doctor Who: Worlds...

Feb 22, 2012, 07:00 ET

BBC.com crece con el lanzamiento de - Future

La nueva sección explorará las últimas tendencias del mundo de la ciencia, tecnología y salud   BBC.com presento hoy la...

Feb 22, 2012, 07:00 ET

BBC.com étoffe son site avec le lancement de Future

Cette nouvelle section examinera les dernières tendances du monde de la science, de la technologie et de la santé BBC.com a...

Feb 22, 2012, 07:00 ET

BBC.com erweitert seine Seite mit der Einführung von Future

Der neue Bereich beschäftigt sich mit den neusten Trends aus Wissenschaft, Technologie und Gesundheit BBC.com gab heute mit Future seinen...

Dec 20, 2011, 11:00 ET
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Doctor Who: Worlds in Time in Open Preview

 BBC Worldwide Digital Entertainment and Games today announced the open preview launch of Doctor Who: Worlds in Time, the new...

Oct 25, 2011, 14:00 ET

Starz and BBC Worldwide Productions Announce New Original Series "Da Vinci's Demons"

Starz Entertainment has green-lit a new original adventure series titled "Da Vinci's Demons," developed and produced by BBC Worldwide...

Oct 17, 2011, 18:01 ET

CBeebies continúa su expansión incorporándose a la plataforma iO en español de Cablevision

BBC Worldwide Channels anunció hoy el lanzamiento de su marca preescolar en español, CBeebies, en la plataforma iO en español de...

Oct 11, 2011, 14:00 ET

CBeebies llega a la plataforma FiOS TV de Verizon

BBC Worldwide Channels anunció hoy el lanzamiento de su marca preescolar en español, CBeebies, en la plataforma FiOS TV de Verizon en los...

Aug 08, 2011, 08:00 ET
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Starz Entertainment and BBC Worldwide Productions Forge Innovative Development, Production and Distribution Agreement

Starz Entertainment and BBC Worldwide Productions announced today an innovative multi-year agreement to develop, produce, and distribute premium...

Jun 29, 2011, 11:26 ET

Kirstie and Phil Launch House Hunter App

Kirstie Allsopp and Phil Spencer, the TV property gurus, have launched new research revealing UK home hunters overspent their combined budgets by...

Dec 10, 2010, 18:41 ET

Jessica Rodriguez de BBC Worldwide nombrada una de las mujeres más poderosas de la industria del cable

BBC Worldwide Channels hoy anunció que Jessica Rodriguez, Senior VP and General Manager, BBC Worldwide Latin America and U.S. Hispanic, fue...

Dec 10, 2010, 18:32 ET

BBC Worldwide's Jessica Rodriguez Named as One of the Most Powerful Women in Cable

BBC Worldwide Channels announced today that Jessica Rodriguez, Senior VP and General Manager, BBC Worldwide Latin America and U.S. Hispanic, was...

Sep 17, 2010, 11:12 ET

CBeebies Strengthens its Presence in the US Hispanic Market

CBeebies, BBC's preschool channel, announced that just shy of its second anniversary it has successfully consolidated its presence in the pay TV...