Big Wheel Film & Television

Sky History’s ‘The Chop’ cancelled over Nazi tattoo concerns

The UK’s Sky History has cancelled reality competition The Chop: Britain’s Top Woodworker, following concerns that one of its contestants may have white supremacist tattoos. The first episode aired earlier this month, but the rest has been cancelled after an investigation concluded that the ink sported by contestant Darren Lumsden “could be connected to far-right […]

UK’s Drive ‘Chops’ into expanded factual formats slate

UK-based funding and sales company Drive has acquired global distribution rights to three new factual series. New 9 x 60-minute competition format The Chop follows 10 of the UK’s best carpenters as they gather in Epping Forest to whittle, carve and chop their way to see who will be crowned ‘Britain’s Top Woodworker’, and awarded […]