BBC-backed Moonage hires Wilson to head development

UK-based indie producer Moonage Pictures has unveiled Matthew Wilson as the company’s new head of development. Wilson, who previously worked at Channel 4, joins Moonage Pictures founders Will Gould, Matthew Read and Frith Tiplady to spearhead what the company describes as “a writer-led development slate”. Wilson, who was instrumental in developing forthcoming Channel 4 shows including Pure, […]

BBC Studios invests in drama start-up Moonage Pictures

BBC Studios has acquired a minority stake in British scripted drama start-up Moonage Pictures. Moonage consists of founders, Matthew Read – former commissioning editor for BBC Drama, Will Gould and Frith Tiplady – former co-MDs at Tiger Aspect. The trio have been instrumental in making hit original British dramas including Peaky Blinders, Ripper Street, The […]