Sundog chases down development chief

UK factual indie Sundog Pictures has hired a new head of development from rival Popkorn TV. Nicky Huggett has joined Sundog after two years at Popkorn, where she was head of development. Sundog is behind recent docs such as Channel 4’s What Britain Bought in 2016 and Channel 5’s MPs: Behind Closed Doors. While at […]

Discovery orders family reunion series

Discovery has commissioned Separated at Birth, a seven-part series that will follow surprising and emotional family reunions. The 7x60mins series will be produced by CTVC and go out on Discovery Networks International channels next year. It will follow different family reunion stories, from serendipitous reunions to yearlong searches for loved ones. Discovery said the series […]