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C4 commissions crash site challenge

Mon, 05/12/2016 - 09:57
A group of engineers will be challenged to escape from a variety of “catastrophic” crash sites in Channel 4’s latest factual entertainment order.

BBC1 to shake up Saturday night with Tom Hardy drama

Fri, 02/12/2016 - 10:48
BBC1 will ‘reinvent’ its approach to drama next year by carving out a new post-watershed slot for the genre on Saturday nights.

Komixx lands first Netflix commission

Fri, 02/12/2016 - 10:03
Netflix has ordered a feature-length adaptation of young adult novel The Kissing Booth from Komixx Entertainment.

Chinese formats gain momentum

Thu, 01/12/2016 - 07:01
Ninja Warrior UK indie Potato has struck a deal to remake Chinese physical gameshow Super Combat Teams – a move that could land a Chinese format on British TV for the first time.

DCMS blocks BAME C4 board appointment

Wed, 30/11/2016 - 09:30
The Department of Culture, Media and Sport has blocked the appointment of a BAME woman to the board of Channel 4 as part of the process that included appointing four white men.

Walter Presents eyes US expansion

Mon, 28/11/2016 - 13:18
Channel 4’s foreign-language drama service Walter Presents is set to launch in the US, marking its first moves into the international market.

BBC kicks off commissioner shake-up

Fri, 25/11/2016 - 10:34
Commissioners across factual and comedy are set to lose their jobs as part of the latest stage of the BBC’s cost-cutting drive.

ITV set to shake up Saturdays

Thu, 24/11/2016 - 07:01
ITV is to shake up its Saturday night schedule and has called for producers to bring it the next You’ve Been Framed or Family Fortunes to slot into the “white heat” of primetime entertainment.

Call The Midwife lands £30m order

Wed, 23/11/2016 - 12:08
BBC1 has committed to a bumper, three series order of Call The Midwife, worth around £30m.

E4 orders confessional cab format

Mon, 21/11/2016 - 12:42
VH1’s confessional cab ride format Walk Of Shame Shuttle is headed to E4.
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