BBC Studios appoints new General Manager for Greater China
BBC Studios appoints Ding Ke, based in Beijing, as new SVP and General Manager for Greater China
all3media International signs multiple pre-sales for new ITV true crime drama
Produced by New Pictures in association with all3media international, White House Farm will debut on ITV in the UK in 2020.
BBC Studios renews distribution deal with MEASAT in partnership with Globecast
Globecast provides MEASAT satellite capacity, ground and uplink services to BBC Studios, carrying these channels to viewers across the Asian market.
BBC Studios appoints Executive Vice President, APAC
BBC Studios has brought its Asia and Australia & New Zealand regions together to create a newly formed Asia-Pacific (APAC) regional business comprising its international sales and distribution business.
MIPCOM 2018 announces theme “The Big Shift”
Reed MIDEM has announced the conference theme for MIPCOM 2018, “The Big Shift”, to be explored by the first two confirmed keynote speakers, Tim Davie, CEO of BBC Studios, and Josh Sapan, President and CEO of AMC Networks. MIPCOM takes place in Cannes, France, from 15-18 October.
Sony Crackle brings “Doctor Who” to Latin America
BBC Studios and Sony Crackle have announced an agreement to bring the new series of the iconic Doctor Who to the Sony Pictures Television Networks SVOD platform. Subscribers in the Latin America region will have exclusive access to the highly anticipated global franchise starring Jodie Whitaker.
BBC Studios appoints new SVP & GM, North East Asia
Geo joins the business from Amazon Japan, where he headed the TVOD division. He previously held senior positions at Hulu, Twentieth Century Fox and Tsutaya in Japan where he worked across functions ranging from user engagement, marketing and merchandising.
India hooked on British drama
BBC Studios and HOOQ India announced on the first day of the Asia Pay TV Operators Summit (APOS) in Indonesia, a content deal that will give Indian viewers access to nearly 200 hours of top BBC drama including Luther, Maigret and Wolf Hall.
Dancing with the Stars waltzes its way into Nepal
BBC Studios announced at MIPTV 2018 that it will be launching iconic BBC format Dancing with the Stars in Nepal which will premiere by the end of 2018. ANC will both produce and distribute the 26-episode series in Nepal.