BBCWW hires NBCU formats exec as exec producer

BBC Worldwide (BBCWW) has hired NBCUniversal (NBCU)’s Anaïs Baker as executive producer for fact ent, entertainment and formats. This comes as part of a push to produce more factual entertainment and entertainment format. Baker, who joins this month, will report to Tracy Forsyth, BBCWW’s genre director for fact ent, entertainment and formats. The new exec […]

BBC Worldwide sells drama into Asia

BBC Worldwide has inked deals with a raft of broadcasters in southeast Asia with several of its key drama series finding new homes in the region. Sinbad has been shopped to Malayisa’s ntv7, which also acquired The Musketeers (pictured) from Worldwide, the commercial arm of the UK public broadcaster. In Singapore, MediaCorp has bought Orphan Black […]