By Patrick Munn | December 7, 2018 - 4:37 pm | No Comments
ITV has ordered The Paras: Men Of War, a documentary series about the Parachute Regiment and what it takes to turn raw recruits into elite soldiers trained to kill. The three-part series is set to premiere in 2019.
By Patrick Munn | December 7, 2018 - 3:25 pm | No Comments
Good news for Back2Back. The Brighton-based indie has secured renewals for two of their productions: Scrap Kings for Quest, international media company Viasat World and Germany’s ProSieben; and The World's Deadliest for 5Spike and Australia’s Seven Network. Twenty episodes have been commissioned for Scrap Kings season two, while The World's Deadliest... has received an order for 13 episodes for its third season.
By Patrick Munn | December 6, 2018 - 6:26 pm | No Comments
Ahead of the premiere on History UK this week, TVWise had the opportunity to put several questions about The Clinton Affair to series director Blair Foster. In the below interview, we discuss why she wanted to make this series, whether or not the MeToo movement impacted how she viewed the documentary, how the producers secured access to Monica Lewinsky for the series and much more.
By Patrick Munn | December 6, 2018 - 4:22 pm | No Comments
Kids content distributor Jetpack Distribution has secured a raft of sales across Asia for Talking Tom & Friends, Kitty Is Not A Cat, Justin Time Go! Kazoops, My Petsaurus, Boj, Wolf and Justin Time Go!. The deals were announced at Singapore’s Asia TV Forum (ATF).
By Patrick Munn | December 6, 2018 - 3:53 pm | No Comments
The sales keep rolling in for The War Of The Worlds. ITV Studios Global Entertainment has licensed the BBC's H.G. Wells adaptation to Channel A in South Korea. With this deal, The War Of The Worlds has now been sold to more than 80 territories ahead of its 2019 premiere.
By Patrick Munn | December 6, 2018 - 11:41 am | No Comments
Bad Wolf - the Sky & HBO backed indie set up by Jane Tranter and Julie Gardner - is developing Gold Dust Nation, a "major new drama series" set at a British monthly fashion magazine from former British Vogue Editors Alexandra Shulman and Fiona Golfar.
By Patrick Munn | December 6, 2018 - 11:11 am | No Comments
The second season of Starz's American Gods will receive its UK premiere on Amazon Prime Video UK on Monday March 11th, it has been announced. New episodes will continue to be made available to Amazon Prime subscribers in the UK every Monday, less than 24 hours after they initially air on Starz in the United States.