Broke and Bones

BBC hires Jon Petrie from Netflix’s Broke and Bones to lead comedy

The BBC in the UK has appointed Jon Petrie from Charlie Brooker and Annabel Jones’s prodco Broke and Bones as its new comedy chief. Petrie replaces the outgoing Shane Allen, who revealed he would be stepping down as the BBC’s comedy chief earlier this year to return to production. He will report to BBC content […]

Netflix invests in ‘Black Mirror’ duo’s prodco Broke and Bones

Netflix has struck a deal to invest in the recently launched prodco from Black Mirror creators Charlie Brooker and Annabel Jones. The global streamer has taken an undisclosed stake in Broke and Bones, with the deal allowing Netflix to eventually take full control of the company. As part of the agreement, the SVOD will also […]