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TBI Weekly: Unpacking the key trends for 2024

The next 12 months will define the future of the content industry, as streamers, broadcasters and producers compete for survival in a landscape battered throughout 2023 by economic headwinds and strategic u-turns. For some, this emerging ecosystem is presenting opportunities, with co-productions taking centre stage and distributors finding buyers increasingly open to flexible deal-making and […]

Kelija Productions takes rights to Julie Madar’s book on French conman Marco Mouly

Kelija Productions, a part of Asacha Media-owned Kabo Family, has acquired exclusive rights to adapt Julie Madar’s book about French conman Marco Mouly and his globe-trotting time as a fugitive from the law. In 2016, Mouly was sentenced to eight years in prison for embezzling hundreds of millions of euros from the French government. Deeming […]

Fremantle, ITVS shift financing strategies for shows selling into US

Global production groups including Fremantle and ITV Studios (ITVS) are shifting strategies when it comes to selling scripted shows into the US, with deficit financing increasing. Christian Vesper, Fremantle’s president of global drama, and ITVS’s EVP of global content Julie Meldal-Johnson both outlined how the funding of drama was evolving during a panel session at Series Mania […]