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Sep 16, 2014, 09:52 ET BBC Earth Surfaces on BBC.com

BBC Earth, the BBC Worldwide factual brand behind global blockbusters such as Planet Earth, Walking with Dinosaurs and Blue Planet, today launches...


Jul 09, 2013, 14:24 ET 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 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...


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...


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...


Jun 01, 2009, 02:02 ET BBC AMERICA HD Launches July 20 with a Special Sci-Fi Week

U.S. Premieres of Torchwood: Children of Earth, Doctor Who: Planet of the Dead and Being Human to Air in HD BBC Worldwide launches BBC AMERICA HD...


Nov 19, 2008, 09:00 ET BBC Worldwide Channels Launches Its First Spanish-Language Channel in the U.S. on DISH Network(R)

BBC Worldwide Channels today announced the launch of its first wholly-owned, Spanish-language channel in the United States. CBeebies, the...


Nov 19, 2008, 09:00 ET CBeebies Set to Enchant Spanish-Speaking Children Across the United States

With the launch of CBeebies the BBC will bring the best of children's television to Spanish-speaking preschoolers from November 19. The BBC's...


Oct 01, 2007, 01:00 ET BBC Worldwide Acquires Lonely Planet

MELBOURNE, Australia, LONDON, and Oakland, Calif., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- BBC Worldwide, the commercial arm of the BBC (British Broadcasting...


Jun 24, 2004, 01:00 ET BBC Motion Gallery Opens Up BBC Archive Online

BURBANK, Calif., June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- BBC Worldwide today announced the launch of BBC Motion Gallery, which, for the first time, will provide...