Danny O’Toole

UK sport agency picks up Marathon rights

A new UK sports agency has signed a long-term broadcast rights deal for distribution of the Virgin Money London Marathon. Former BBC Worldwide head of sport and sport entertainment Danny O’Toole launched TCB Sports Media at the turn of the year after leaving the BBC’s commercial arm in September 2014. The company has now picked […]

Raft of executive changes at BBC Worldwide

BBC Worldwide has created a new role for a chief of its high growth markets amid a raft of changes that include its formats chief leaving and its international production chief relocating from London to Los Angeles. Worldwide, the commercial arm of UK public broadcaster the BBC, reorganised last year along regional lines with region-specific […]

BBCWW grabs Andy Murray Wimbledon title

BBC Worldwide has acquired distribution rights to one-off doc Andy Murray: The Man Behind the Racquet, which goes behind the scenes to paint a portrait of the new Wimbledon winner. Murray fever is at a peak in the UK, where the Scot last week became Great Britain’s first tennis player in 77 years to win […]