All3Media International

Paramount+ unveils Italian slate as roll-out across Europe gathers pace

Paramount+ has rolled out in Italy with 8,000 hours of programming and plans for a raft of local shows. The streamer, which launched in the US, Canada and Latin America last year, is aiming to order 150 international originals by 2025, with Italian series including Ivan Cotroneo’s Quattordici Giorni and Cattleya’s Circeo on the slate. The latter is being […]

Cineflix Rights hires All3Media Int’l exec for FAST push

UK distributor Cineflix Rights has appointed All3Media International exec Mike Gould to the newly created position of SVP of digital, with a remit to lead its soon-to-launch FAST strategy. Gould will be responsible for selling long and short form content across all digital platforms, with responsibility to lead Cineflix Rights’ plans to launch direct-to-consumer FAST channels […]

UK’s Alibi & Masterpiece set sail on Annika S2, following global sales deals

UKTV’s Alibi has partnered with Masterpiece in the US on a second season of detective drama Annika, while Sky Deutschland and ZDF have struck a two-window deal for the show in Germany. The 6 x 60-minute series is based on the BBC Radio 4 drama, written by Nick Walker, and produced by Scottish indie Black Camel […]

Show of the week: Mystery Road: Origin

After two seasons and two films following Indigenous Australian police officer Jay Swan, this prequel to crime drama Mystery Road delves into the dogged detective’s formative years on the force. Set in the outback of Western Australia in 1999, the series follows Swan as a charismatic young officer who arrives at his new station, fresh […]

‘The Thief, His Wife And The Canoe’ firm preps Barings Bank & Nick Leeson drama

The Thief, His Wife And The Canoe producer Story Films has started development on a four-part drama exploring the notorious collapse of Barings Bank and the man at the centre of the scandal, trader Nick Leeson. The Man Who Broke The Bank (w/t) is being written by Tony Marchant (The Mark Of Cain, Butterfly) and is […]

BBC drama ‘The Control Room’ travels to Australia, China & Europe

Broadcasters in Australia, China and Europe have acquired Hartswood Films’ BBC thriller series The Control Room, following deals with All3Media International. Following its BBC One debut in the UK, The Control Room is to launch on BBC Studios in Australia, with a second window also signed with national broadcaster ABC. In China, meanwhile, national streaming service Pumpkin Film […]

All3Media Int’l hires NENT Studios exec in EMEA sales team boost

All3Media International has appointed Elin Thomas as SVP for French-speaking Europe and promoted EMEA sales managers Peta Sykes, Ben Packwood and Jonathan Hughes to VPs for their respective regions.   Previously at NENT Studios UK, Thomas has been consulting on the integration of the company’s titles since All3Media’s acquisition of the NENT Studios UK catalogue […]

France’s M6 welcomes Idtv’s Dutch format ‘The Traitors’

French broadcaster M6 has ordered a local version of Netherlands reality entertainment format The Traitors. The original show was created by Marc Pos and Jasper Hoogendoorn, CEO and creative director respectively at All3Media’s Dutch prodco Idtv. It was then further developed with the RTL Creative Unit and produced by Idtv under the local title De Verraders for RTL4 in […]