Up The Ladder: SPI International/FilmBox, K7 Media

SPI International/FilmBox hired Martin Cappelletti (pictured) for the role of On-Air Promotion and Channel Branding senior consultant. He most recently served as chief creative officer for (…)

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Turner Asia Pacific And UYoung Partner To Develop Animation IP

Turner Asia Pacific and China’s UYoung inked an agreement to develop new IP by UYoung.

Turner will provide its production and international distribution experience to UYoung’s team. The (…)

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TVO Greenlights ‘It’s My Party’ S2 From BGM

TVO renewed the original series It’s My Party for a second season from Bristow Global Media (BGM).

It’s My Party showcases the world’s greatest celebrations, informing young viewers on Diwali, Kwanzaa, and (…)

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BBC Studios Acquires Int’l Rights To RTÉ’s ‘My Big Day’

BBC Studios acquired the international rights to My Big Day: Home or Away from RTÉ Programme Sales.

Produced by Coco TV, the pilot of My Big Day: Home or Away aired on (…)

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NENT Group Announces International Drama ‘Commando’

Nordic Entertainment Group teamed up with director Per-Olav Sørensen (pictured) to develop the international drama series Commando.

Based on actual events in Norway, Libya, and the U.K., the drama (…)

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Up The Ladder: Kanal D International

Kanal D International, the global distribution arm of Turkey’s Kanal D, announced a new appointment to its team.

Burcu Anis has been brought on for the role (…)

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Series Mania Announces UGC Writers Campus Selection

The Series Mania International Festival will once more be offering the UGC Writers Campus in partnership with UGC.

Series Mania announced the 2019 selection of 20 screenwriters for this (…)

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Drive Sells ‘The World’s Deadliest Weather’ To BBC Earth

Distribution agency Drive secured international broadcast sales for factual content from Back2Back Productions.

Drive sold the third season of The World’s Deadliest Weather to BBC Earth and Discovery Italy, as well (…)

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SPI/FilmBox Expands Distribution Deal With UPC Hungary

SPI/FilmBox signed a three-year extension deal for its distribution with UPC Hungary.

Additionally, SPI/FilmBox agreed to expand the number of FilmBox channels available to UPC Hungary subscribers. Gametoon (…)

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Global Agency Delivers ‘Evermore’ To CIS Territories

Global Agency closed deals for its drama series Evermore in the Ukraine and Uzbekistan.

Produced by O3 Productions, Evermore tells a breathtaking story of romance between two unexpected lovers. The series is currently on its (…)

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