David Beckham Into The Unknown

ProSieben MAXX bags BBCWW Beckham doc

Male-skewed German free-to-air channel ProSieben MAXX has bagged 420 hours of BBC Worldwide programming, including travelogue documentary David Beckham: Into the Unknown. The programming will run as MAXX’s BBC Earth-branded block in both daytime and primetime slots, and also include a new season of factual show Life Below Zero and new episodes of Ben Fogle-starring […]

Murdered by My Boyfriend tops iPlayer requests

BBC Three one-off drama Murdered by My Boyfriend topped the UK public broadcaster’s BBC iPlayer catch-up service requests line-up in June, in a month that also saw a modest spike in live transmission requests fuelled by high-profile sports events. Overall, iPlayer saw 260 million requests in June, up 9% on the same month last year. […]

Broadcasters buy into Beckham’s jungle trip

BBC Worldwide has sold its upcoming one-off doc David Beckham into the Unknown to a raft of broadcasters. The doc will go out on the BBC in the UK to coincide with the football World Cup, which kicks off next week. In the film, the celebrity and football star and three friends explore the Brazilian […]