All 4

All 4 follows Plimsoll’s First Gay Summer: Mykonos

All 4, the Channel 4 VOD service, has commissioned Our First Gay Summer: Mykonos, a new eight-part, factual entertainment programme from Plimsoll Productions. The show follows three newly out men as they head to one of the most gay-friendly destinations in the world to live, work and party across the summer. Our First Gay Summer was commissioned for […]

One Born Every Minute spin-off set for All 4

Six of the 250-plus children born on Channel 4 factual series One Born Every Minute will watch their first seconds of life in a spin-off for digital platform All 4. I Was Born on One Born will be a short-form series featuring six children, now primary school-age, who will watch censored footage of their first […]

All 4 elects Keshet’s Mr Student Body President

UK streaming platform All 4 has acquired New Form-produced teen comedy Mr Student Body President from Israeli’s Keshet International. The shortform drama is one of three Keshet debuted internationally at MIPCOM. It will be made available on Channel 4’s on-demand service on December 26, marking the first time it has directly acquired a teen comedy-drama. […]

Channel 4 names All 4 commissioning team

UK broadcaster Channel 4 has appointed a trio of commissioning editors for its on-demand service, All 4. Joshua Buckingham, Pegah Farahmand and Thom Gulseven will curate digital-first content in their roles, reporting to managing editor Charlie Palmer. They will commission and curate a “range of themed collections”, which incorporates short-, mid- and long-form original and […]

All 4 tries on Naked sex shorts

UK-based Channel 4’s on-demand platform has commissioned a short-form series about the threesome dating scene. Threesome Dating will run to six four-minute episodes on All 4, with Simon Andreae’s Naked Entertainment attached to produce. This will follow the controversial but contemporary trend for three-way dating, with couples looking for a third person in their relationship. […]

Sky launches contract-free, triple-play Now TV box

Sky’s standalone digital service Now TV has launched what it claims is the UK’s first contract-free triple play bundle – offering TV, broadband and call bundles. The Now TV Combo is due to launch next month alongside the latest generation of the Roku-powered Now TV Smart Box – which includes a new homepage and frequently […]

Third of UK broadband homes get OTT video

A third of UK broadband households subscribed to an over-the-top video service as of the third quarter of 2015, according to Parks Associates. The research firm’s Connected Consumer in Europe study claims that nearly 20% of UK broadband households have recently used a Netflix-style service, despite the availability of free OTT catch-up options. However, Parks […]

All 4 joins Netflix, iPlayer on Amazon Fire TV

Amazon Fire TV has rounded out its UK broadcaster catch-up TV services offer by adding Channel 4’s on-demand platform, All 4. The Amazon service already offers BBC iPlayer, ITV Hub and Demand 5, as well as Netflix, UKTV Play, YouTube and other on-demand apps. Adding All 4 means Amazon Fire TV owners can now access […]

StyleHaul strikes content deal with Channel 4

RTL-owned multichannel network StyleHaul has struck a deal with Channel 4 to produce a series of shorts for the UK broadcaster’s new All 4 online service. Internet Famous, a coproduction with Spirit Digital Media, will be a series of six documentary shorts, following some of the biggest YouTube stars represented by StyleHaul – a YouTube network […]