By Patrick Munn | June 29, 2017 - 7:56 pm | No Comments
FremantleMedia International is shaking up their acquisitions team. Rebecca Dundon has been promoted to Director of Scripted Acquisitions, while Anthony Patton has joined the company as Content Acquisition Executive.
By Patrick Munn | May 16, 2017 - 3:47 pm | 1 Comment
Months after The Young Pope wrapped its run, Sky Atlantic is eyeing a return to the papacy. The satcaster is re-teaming with HBO for a limited series follow up to the Jude Law fronted series titled The New Pope.
By Patrick Munn | August 24, 2016 - 5:26 pm | No Comments
Starz's American Gods adaptation has found a UK home. Amazon Prime Video has secured the exclusive UK rights to the series after striking a deal with FremantleMedia International, TVWise has learned. The streaming service has also acquired rights to American Gods in Austria, Germany and Japan.
By Patrick Munn | May 26, 2016 - 1:57 pm | No Comments
TruTV UK is sticking with America's Got Talent. The Turner owned broadcaster has inked a new deal with FremantleMedia International to pick up the exclusive first run UK broadcast rights to the upcoming eleventh season of the NBC competition series, TVWise has learned. The eleventh season of America's Got Talent will premiere on TruTV UK on Tuesday June 14th at 8pm.
By Patrick Munn | October 6, 2015 - 10:32 am | No Comments
No Offence is heading to France. International distributor FremantleMedia International has sold Paul Abbott's Channel 4 cop dramedy to French broadcaster France Télévisions, who will air the series on their channel France 2, TVWise has learned.
By Patrick Munn | September 1, 2015 - 12:38 pm | No Comments
FremantleMedia International is set to handle global distribution for BBC One's three-part John Lanchester adaptation Capital after striking a deal with production company Kudos Film & Television, TVWise has learned.
By Patrick Munn | August 13, 2015 - 1:29 pm | No Comments
FremantleMedia International (FMI) has acquired global distribution rights to BBC Two's upcoming Nigela Lawson fronted food series Simply Nigella after striking a deal with BBC Productions. FMI will launch the series to international buyers at MIPCOM in October.
By Patrick Munn | May 27, 2015 - 11:30 am | No Comments
FremantleMedia International (FMI) has secured the international distribution rights to the recently green-lit eight episode papal miniseries The Young Pope,starring Jude Law (Sherlock Holmes, Spy). FMI will handle distribution in all territories except the US, France, the UK, Ireland, Italy and Germany, where co-production partners HBO, Canal+ and Sky control the rights.