Blueprint Television

News round-up: Mammoth exec lands at Blueprint TV; Apple TV+ takes ‘Godzilla’ show; CJ ENM unveils originals

Mammoth exec lands at Blueprint TV UK producer Blueprint Television has hired Mammoth Screen’s Karen Thrussell as its head of television. Thrussell’s remit includes oversight of development and production across the TV slate of Blueprint TV, which is the sister company of Graham Broadbent and Pete Czernin’s Blueprint Pictures. She was most recently at Poldark […]

Hugh Grant returns to TV for BBC’s A Very British Scandal

Hugh Grant is returning to TV for the first time in 20 years. The actor, best known for his roles in iconic feature films such as Four Weddings and A Funeral and Bridget Jones’s Diary, has been lined up to play former Liberal Party leader Jeremy Thorpe in BBC1 three-part drama A Very English Scandal. […]

Sony backs Dragonslayer indie

Sony is backing Blueprint Television, the new foray into TV by film production company Blueprint Pictures. Sony Pictures Television has bought into the new indie, and the prodco has brought in Eastenders showrunner Dominic Treadwell-Collins as head of television. Hitherto, Blueprint has been known as a movie producer, making features including The Best Exotic Marigold […]