Anke Stoll

Acquired taste: what role does acquisition play in drama?

With original programming more important to networks and services than ever, what role does the acquisition play in drama today? Andy McDonald reports The drama landscape has changed dramatically in recent years. The rise of international SVOD giants like Netflix and Amazon has opened up a world of global taste and helped drive an across-the-board […]

Keshet staffs up London office

Keshet International has hired international TV veteran Anke Stoll and hired Rose Hughes as senior sales manager. The two new recruits will work the London office of KI, the distribution and international arm of Israeli broadcaster Keshet. Stoll (pictured) has been consulting for the past year, having previously been vice president of scripted at DRG […]

MTG completes DRG acquisition, buys Novemberfilm

Modern Times Group Studios has finalised its acquisition of UK-based distributor DRG, and bought Norwegian production company Novemberfilm. The Scandinavian production and broadcast group has beaten off competition from Sky Vision to acquire a 92.4% stake in DRG, which counts The Inbetweeners and Don’t Tell the Bride in its catalogue, for an enterprise value of […]