Gay couple show Israeli show on gay couple goes global

HOT TV series ‘Ima Ve’abaz,’ which tells story of two homosexual men who have child with straight woman, to be distributed in France; show’s production rights sold to British company Israeli television series “Ima Ve’abaz” (“Mom and Dads”), which is broadcast by the HOT cable company, has been sold to France and Britain. The show […]

August 11, 2013
Homeland HOMELAND to Return for Season 3 on September 29, 2013

Just revealed at TCA is news that Homeland will begin its third season on Showtime on September 29th at 9pm, leading into the network’s new drama, MASTERS OF SEX. With its highest-rated night ever, HOMELAND‘s season two finale delivered 2.7 million viewers for the night, surpassing last week’s total (2.6 million) as the best total night delivery ever for the […]

January 12, 2013
‘Kesem Al Yam Kineret Israeli novel to become US TV series

New Regency plans to adapt Yoram Kanuik’s popular 1994 book, ‘Magic on Lake Kinneret,’ into half-hour satirical black comedy With the massive success of “Homeland” and “In Treatment” in the United States, both adaptations of popular Israeli TV series, New Regency signed a deal back in February with Israel’s ADD to export Israeli content to […]

December 14, 2012
Homeland ‘Homeland’ is just the beginning for Israeli TV in Hollywood

TV executive Avi Nir, whose company created the series on which ‘Homeland’is based, says it’s all about storytelling. Three densely printed pages, held together with a staple, some with boldfaced headings, are lying on the outsized desk of Avi Nir, head of Channel 2 franchisee Keshet. It is a list of messages formulated by Nir […]

November 9, 2012
Hatifum Israeli Drama To Become Hulu’s First Foreign-Language Exclusive Series In U.S.

The distinction goes to Keshet Broadcasting’s Prisoners Of War (Hatufim), which was written and directed by Gideon Raff and became the country’s highest-rated TV drama. The story line will be familiar to fans of Showtime’s Homeland– it was based on the Israeli series. It’s about two soldiers trying to reintegrate with society, and reconnect with their families, after 17 years […]

July 16, 2012
playboy_condoms Playboy condoms to be sold in Israel

After launching TV channel, lingerie line, Playboy to bring its line of condoms to Israel The aging playboy Hugh Hefner is not giving up on the Israeli market: After attempting to get the attention of Israel’s consumers with a lingerie line and a TV channel, the porn giant Playboy is set to launch its line […]

May 7, 2012