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Sales round-up: BBC goes ‘Searching For Italy’; ITV makes double reorder for ‘The Masked Singer’; Now TV & Discovery+ in slew of  ‘Anti-Vax’ doc deals

BBC goes ‘Searching For Italy’ UK pubcaster the BBC has acquired CNN Original travelogue series Stanley Tucci: Searching For Italy. The six-part series will launch on BBC Two and VOD service BBC iPlayer on 27 February, following the actor as he travels across Italy to discover the secrets and delights of the country’s regional cuisines. […]

Unscripted round-up: Hulu meets ‘Peckham’s Finest’; Be-Entertainment lands ‘Dream Job In Paradise’; More4 & 6ter take on ‘Space Invaders’

Hulu meets ‘Peckham’s Finest’ Disney-owned US streamer Hulu has acquired UK reality show Peckham’s Finest, following a deal with distributor Abacus Media Rights. The 10 x 45-minute series, which is produced by Bandicoot Scotland (part of Argonon Group), debuted on ITV2 and ITV Hub in the UK in December. It will launch on Hulu tomorrow – […]

ITV orders second season of ‘The Masked Dancer’

UK broadcaster ITV has commissioned a second season of entertainment format The Masked Dancer from Argonon-owned indie Bandicoot Scotland. ITV has ordered a further eight episodes of the local adaptation of the South Korean format, which is a spin-off from The Masked Singer, the popular music format which will also soon launch its third season […]

News round-up: France TV takes Amazon’s ‘Bosch’; Abacus to sell UK’s ‘Masked Singer’; India’s MX Player deals with Insight TV

France TV takes Amazon’s Bosch France Télévisions has struck a deal with Red Arrow Studios International (RASI) for the fourth and fifth seasons of Amazon drama Bosch. The show, produced by Red Arrow sibling Fabrik Entertainment, was originally produced for Amazon Studios and is the streamer’s longest-running original. RASI has also struck a deal with […]