Content Media Corp

Sky picks Content horror drama

UK digital terrestrial channel Pick has acquired US-Canadian horror drama Slasher from London-based distributor Content Television. The eight-part show will make its UK debut on Tuesday, May 10 in a 10pm slot. Canadian indie produced Slasher for compatriot Super Channel and US thematic network Chiller. The anthology series follows a women who moves back to […]

Small World hires ex-Zodiak exec in rejig

Formats distributor Small World IFT has hired a former Zodiak Rights VP to become its head of European sales, as senior VP Luci Burnley exits the Content Media-backed business. Tara Gaule has been hired as VP, format sales and development, Europe, working out of Small World’s London base and reporting to president Tim Crescenti. Further […]

Exporting in Asia

ATF is the biggest TV market in Asia. Ahead of the trip to Singapore, TBI checks in with some of the distributors and execs attending for the first time, and finds out what some of the regular attendees are expecting from the market this year The Asian TV Forum & Market (ATF) is the pre-eminent […]

Content bags Legendary’s Dead Rising

Content Media Corp. has acquired international sales rights to a feature film based on the Dead Rising video game series, which has also secured distribution on VOD platform Crackle. US studio Legendary Entertainment has sold the film to Sony Pictures-owned Crackle, where it will debut, and international distribution rights to content. The film, set during […]

Ovation buys Content’s Royal doc series

US arts cable channel Ovation has returned from MIPTV having secured a programming deal for a British Royal family-themed series from UK-based distributor Content Media Corp. Ovation’s VP of acquisitions and coproductions, Michelle Zajic, told TBI the channel had acquired US debut rights to Content’s six-part Royal family-themed factual series The Royals, which comes from […]

Foothill bags Content Media kids shows, Kidobi deal

LA’s Foothill Entertainment has scored a deal to distribute shows from Content Media Corp.’s children’s programming library and sold titles to VOD platform Kidobi. The Content deal comprises 1,500 hours of animated shows such as Robotech and tween and family dramas including 100 Deeds for Eddie McDowd (pictured), Young Dracula and Family Biz. “We’re very […]

Chef at Your Door knocks for TVP

Polish broadcaster TVP has commissioned a local version of reality format Chef at Your Door. The show, which is distributed by LA and London-based Small World IFT, will launch on Polish screens with a 10x45mins run next month known locally as Sąsiad na Widelcu. Warsaw-based Rochstar is attached to produce the show, which will see […]

Edyson concocts Content Media first-look deal

A new US-Canadian prodco has secured a first-look deal with transatlantic firm Content Media Corporation and hired a former Alliance/Atlantis veteran to head up its stateside activities. Edyson Entertainment is a new production outfit and has offices in LA and Toronto. It will source, develop and produce properties, with a focus on drama, long-form and […]