Beyond Rights


Exclusive: Beyond Rights acquisitions chief Jimmy Humphrey steps down

Beyond Rights head of acquisitions & co-productions Jimmy Humphrey is leaving the Australia- and UK-based distributor, TBI has learned. Humphrey was appointed to Beyond’s new-look sales division in September following an extensive restructuring of its operations, which came after the acquisition of TCB Media Rights from the now defunct Kew Media Group earlier this year. He had previously […]

Fred Media hires Beyond alum Zoe Allen to Melbourne sales team

Australia-based distributor Fred Media has appointed Beyond Rights exec Zoe Allen to its Melbourne team as sales manager for Latin America, CEE, Africa, Israel and VOD. Reporting to Fred Media COO, Roger Vanderspikken, Allen is now responsible for expanding the company’s client base in each territory and licensing its catalogue from third-party producers, as well […]

Beyond Rights launches first post-merger programme slate

Australia-and-UK-based distributor Beyond Rights has revealed its first full new programming slate since it was formed following the merger between TCB Media Rights and Beyond Distribution in July. The company is launching more than 300 hours of unscripted and kids’ programming onto the international market this autumn, across the MIPCOM period via the new Pitchroom […]

Beyond Rights names acquisitions & sales chiefs, as TCB’s originals strategy pulled

Australia- and UK-based distributor Beyond Rights has appointed sales and acquisitions chiefs for its restructured operations following the acquisition of TCB Media Rights, with the latter’s in-house commissioning operation among areas affected. Jimmy Humphrey will become Beyond Rights’ head of acquisitions and co-productions, while Simona Argenti has been confirmed as head of sales. Both execs […]

Beyond Rights expands slate with UK, Italian & Mexican producer deals

UK- and Australia-based distributor Beyond Rights has added more than 35 hours of factual content to its catalogue following deals with five new production company partners. Beyond Rights was recently formed following the merger of Australia’s Beyond International and TCB Media Rights, whose former MD Kate Llewellyn-Jones was last week appointed to oversee the company. […]

Beyond hires former TCB exec Kate Llewellyn-Jones to oversee merged distributor

Australia’s Beyond International has appointed the former MD of TCB Media Rights Kate Llewellyn-Jones to the newly created role of CEO of its global distribution division. Llewellyn-Jones left TCB in 2018, prior to the company’s acquisition by Beyond following the collapse of Kew Media Group. She will combine the Beyond Distribution business with TCB to […]