ITV Studios Global Entertainment (ITVS GE) has announced the first tranche of pre-sales of its highly anticipated, epic world war two drama World on Fire (7 x 60’) from Mammoth Screen, part of ITV Studios. Commissioned by BBC One, PBS Masterpiece has come on board the ambitious series which is written by multi award-winning Peter Bowker (Eric and Ernie, Blackpool) and stars Academy Award-winning Helen Hunt (As Good As It Gets, Mad About You), Sean Bean (Broken, Game of Thrones, Lord … [Read more...] about ITVS GE announce first tranche of sales for WWII Drama
ITV Studios Global Entertainment (ITVS GE) has inked a first look deal with Alchemy Entertainment Ltd. Founder, Kate Sinclair, who is responsible for sourcing and acquiring the rights to a raft of highly successful film properties pre-publication, including Slumdog Millionaire and Salmon Fishing In The Yemen, set up Alchemy earlier this year after being an Executive Producer at the Forge for three years. During her tenure she developed and Executive produced the award-winning BBC1 and … [Read more...] about ITVS GE signs deal with Alchemy Entertainment
An eight-week season will air in Greece on Antenna’s ANT1 channel, as part of the production representation deal in the territory between Antenna Group and ITVS GE, while a 12-week run has been agreed with Nova TV in Bulgaria, to be hosted by chef Viktor Angelov. The new commissions for the format, which sees a batch of aspiring restaurateurs compete against one another for the Hell’s Kitchen crown, means the show has now reached more than 20 territories worldwide. The … [Read more...] about ITV Studios Global Entertainment Secures New Territories for Hell’s Kitchen
ITV Studios Global Entertainment (ITVS GE) has signed a deal with Swedish broadcaster SVT for a tranche of programmes, including forthcoming drama Vanity Fair, a new adaptation of William Makepeace Thackeray’s literary classic. The seven-part drama, produced by Mammoth Screen with Amazon Studios, was commissioned by ITV in the UK and is due to air later this year. Set against the backdrop of the Napoleonic Wars, Vanity Fair follows Becky Sharp (Olivia Cooke) as she attempts to claw … [Read more...] about ITVS GE signs deal with SVT
ITV Studios Global Entertainment (ITVS GE) has extended its output agreement with TVNZ in New Zealand for all ITVS GE content. The multi-year deal, which renews next year, means TVNZ will continue to have first look across all ITVS GE genres including drama, entertainment, factual entertainment and documentaries. As well as airing new series including Victoria, Cold Feet and Prime Suspect: Tennison, TVNZ will continue to show some of ITVS GE’s most popular series from Coronation … [Read more...] about ITV Studios renews deal with TVNZ
ITV Studios Global Entertainment (ITVS GE) today announces that Kuato Studios are developing a story-telling game App based on the popular adventure TV show Thunderbirds Are Go which is produced by ITV Studios and Pukeko Pictures in association with Weta Workshop. Set to release in early 2018, the App will be available on iOS and Android. Kuato Studios are an award-winning development studio based in the UK. Previous successes from the studio include the Dino Tales and Safari Tales Apps, … [Read more...] about ITV Studios Global Entertainment releases Thunderbirds Are Go story-telling game app.