Big Media

Ex-Viacom, Sonar exec takes on Big role

Former Viacom and Sonar distribution exec Debbie Back has joined New York’s Big Media to become head of sales and acquisition for a new movie unit. Back is known for a 16-year tenure at Viacom International Media Networks predecessor MTV Networks International, during which she rose to senior VP, international programme sales level. She was […]

News brief: JimJam goes wild with Big Media series

Multi-regional children’s channel JimJam has acquired My Animal Friends, a 26x13mins from US-headquartered producer-distributor Big Media. Chello Zone-owned JimJam has also ordered a new 26x13mins season, which is in production and will launch at MIPTV. My Animal Friends has sold to SBS affiliate NITV in Australia, Brunstad in Norway and TBS in Thailand. Elsewhere, Discovery […]