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CBC’s Coroner becomes highest-rated series launch in four years

Muse, Back Alley and Cineflix co-pro drama Coroner has become the highest-rated drama series launch on Canada’s pubcaster CBC in four years. Data by Canadian audience measurement organisation Numeris shows that Coroner reached 2m Canadians and delivered an average minute audience of more than one million viewers for each episode on CBC. In the UK, […]

Realscreen: Cineflix Rights scoops Windfall, Brown Bob titles

Cineflix Rights has acquired a slate of factual programmes from Windfall Films and Brown Bob Productions. The distributor has bought Brown Bob’s Inside the Operating Theatre (20 x 60 minutes, UKTV), which offers exclusive insight into four busy operating theatres at Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Norfolk, UK. The series follows the team of surgeons and theatre staff […]

Show of the Week: An Ordinary Woman

An Ordinary Woman is a “grounded” series from Russia with a “breathtaking” performance from Series Mania award-winner Anna Mikhalkova, according to Cineflix Rights’ senior VP of global scripted co-productions Julien Leroux. It follows Marina (Mikhalkova), a seemingly ordinary woman and florist who owns a brothel business as a side gig. Marina’s balance between her day-to-day and […]

Cineflix hires ex-Newen exec for copros

Cineflix Media has appointed ex-Newen exec Julien Leroux to the new position of SVP for global scripted co-productions. Based in London, he will work with Chris Bonney, CEO Rights, and the team at Cineflix Rights to acquire scripted content for all media platforms. Leroux, who will lead the company’s scripted co-production initiatives, will report to […]

TBI Weekly: Winding down from MIPTV

MIPTV may have had an impact on your days this week, as the industry experienced travel disruptions, TV deals and rain aplenty. Despite some stormy days, the Canneseries pink carpet brightened up the Palais des Festival bringing in talent from Sandra Oh to Michael C. Hall, Patrick Dempsey and Phoebe Waller-Bridge. The first edition of […]

Cineflix taps Hat Trick development exec

Cineflix Media has hired Hat Trick’s Jimmy Baker as senior vice president of development. Baker will focus on developing unscripted series and returnable formats in the UK and North America. Initially based in London, Baker will work with Cineflix’s creative teams in North America and report to Dave Hamilton (pictured), executive vice president of development. […]

Cineflix, Duncan Gray pact for entertainment

Cineflix Media and veteran producer Duncan Gray have joined forces to create Twenty Six 03 Entertainment, a new production entity that will make entertainment and reality shows for the international market. The new business will be co-owned by Cineflix and Twenty Six 03 Content, the company that Gray set up in late 2015. The entertainment […]

Cineflix strikes deal with Monty Halls’ Seadog

Cineflix Rights has inked a first-look deal with Seadog Productions, the UK indie created by adventurer and TV presenter Monty Halls. The deal gives Cineflix’s distribution division exclusive international rights to all of Seadog’s future shows including a series about World War II the indie has developed, and which has been commissioned by an as […]

Cineflix taking Gun Shop in Cannes

Indie distributor Cineflix is launching Gun Shop (pictured) at MIPCOM, a new one-off doc about a family-run US gun shop. The Rogan Productions show used a fixed-rig set-up to capture life and events inside the gun store, with gun ownership currently a live issue in the US amid several high-profile shooting. Cineflix will also launch Whizz […]

Cineflix adds to scripted team

Cineflix Media has recruited Brett Burlock as senior VP, scripted. He joins from Lionsgate-backed producer Sea to Sky and will be a senior member of the Cineflix team, sourcing and developing scripted series and TV movies for the US, Canadian, and international markets. Based in Toronto, he will also put together copros with Cineflix, and […]

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