All posts tagged 'FremantleMedia International'

BBC Acquires ‘The Investigation’ In Deal With Fremantle

The BBC has acquired six episode Scandinavian true crime drama The Investigation after striking a deal with international distributor Fremantle. No word on which channel the series will air on or when it will premiere.

Amazon Prime Video Picks Up UK Rights To ‘American Gods’ Season 3

Amazon is sticking with American Gods. Amazon Prime Video UK has picked up the exclusive UK rights to the recently ordered third season of the Starz original drama. The show's second season started airing on the streaming service last week. The pick up is part of a wider agreement inked by Amazon which will see them continue as the international broadcaster for American Gods in more than than 200 countries and territories worldwide. FremantleMedia International is the distributor.

BBC Two Acquires UK Rights To Australian Drama ‘Picnic At Hanging Rock’

Picnic At Hanging Rock is coming to the UK.  BBC Two has secured the UK rights to the six episode Australian drama starring Natalie Dormer (Game Of Thrones) after striking a deal with international distributor FremantleMedia International. The series will premiere on BBC Two later this year.

BBC, UKTV & FMI Team Together For Steve Backshall Adventure Series

This is an interesting one. The BBC, UKTV and FremantleMedia International have teamed together to commission a ten episode adventure series fronted by Steve Backshall. Under the "groundbreaking" new commissioning model, BBC Two will air the first four hour-long episodes in 2019. Later that same year, UKTV's Dave channel will are six exclusive episodes, followed by it's own versions of the BBC episodes. FremantleMedia International will handle global sales.

FremantleMedia International Takes Distribution Rights To ‘Jamie’s Quick & Easy Food’ Season 2 & ‘Jamie Cooks Italy’

FremantleMedia International has secured the international distribution rights to Channel 4 newly commissioned Jamie Oliver seriesJamie's Quick & Easy Food season two and food travelogue Jamie Cooks Italy. FMI repped the first season of Jamie's Quick & Easy Food and sold the series into more than 120 international territories.

FremantleMedia International Shakes Up Acquisitions Team

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.