11 Television

O’Neill promoted at Essential 11 as Healey exits

LA prodco Essential 11 Television has handed its Australia-based head of unscripted an expanded US role as a key development VP exits. Michael O’Neill has been named VP, unscripted programming at Essential 11, which is a joint venture of Canadian producer 11 Television and US-based Essential Media Group. His appointment comes after the recent departure […]

11 Television adds another production exec

Canadian factual entertainment specialist 11 Television has tapped Primevista Television production boss Phil Hutchins to take a similar position. Hutchins becomes VP, production, effective immediately. He will oversee all in-house productions and work out of Toronto, reporting to chief creative officer Kevin Healey. 11 Television is behind series such as Panic Button, Cover Me Canada, […]

China covers Canadian singing format

China’s Enlight Media has bought local format rights to Cover Me Canada, a competition reality series in which unsigned music acts perform well known hits. The deal, scored with Eccho Rights’ Asian office, will see Enlight create a local version. Enlight produces the Chinese versions of major formats such as X Factor, Got Talent and […]