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Classic action drama “Baywatch” gets remastered
FremantleMedia International will be remastering the long-running hit TV series Baywatch. Originally filmed in 35mm and called “the most beautiful show on television”, Baywatch will now be available in High Definition, upscaled to 16:9 cinematic widescreen.
Essential Media launches international scripted division
Leading content production company Essential Media Group has launched Essential Scripted, a new international arm focused on producing premium international scripted content for the small and big screen.
John Malkovich joins cast of “The New Pope”
Two-time Academy Award nominee John Malkovich is set to join the cast of The New Pope from Academy Award winning director Paolo Sorrentino, with production to begin in November. Written by Sorrentino with Umberto Contarello and Stefano Bises, this marks his second limited series set in the world of the modern papacy.
Boat Rocker Media acquires FremantleMedia’s kids & family entertainment division
Boat Rocker’s acquisition solidifies the company’s position as a leading vertically integrated kids & family content provider.
Fremantlemedia partners with 87 Films
Fremantlemedia collaborates with 87 Films to build its roster of creative scripted partnerships
Fremantlemedia acquires Japanese Entertainment Format VS Kids
FremantleMedia picks up the global format rights for Japanese Entertainment Format VS Kids from TV Asahi.
FremantleMedia presents Hopelessly Devoted To You
Delta Goodrem will star as Australian icon Olivia Newton-John in Hopelessly Devoted To You.
Fremantlemedia confirms new deal for Neighbours
Fremantlemedia partners Channel 5 for the popular Australian series Neighbours.
BBC commissions The Recording Studio
The Recording Studio follows ordinary people stepping into a world-class recording studio.