David Freydt

News brief: Prime European deal for AMC

The AMC channels group has picked up a large package of film-themed programming for its CEE channels from French distributor Prime. The 49-strong package includes 91-part series Hollywood’s Best Film Directors, one-off doc The Brothers Warner, and shortform series Director’s Short Cut. David Freydt, managing director of Prime Entertainment Group said: “We have been signing […]

News brief: Universal Italy buys Best Film Directors

The Universal Channel in Italy has acquired 91x26mins of Hollywood’s Best Film Directors. The series profiles famous film directors including Danny Boyle (Slumdog Millionaire). The series is distributed by Paris-based Prime Entertainment, which has previously shopped it to buyers including AMC, BSkyB, HBO and Netflix. Speaking about the series, David Freydt, managing director of Prime […]

MIPTV News: Prime sells Hollywood show to BSkyB

UK satcaster BSkyB has picked up a series about iconic film directors from Prime Entertainment Group. The show will be part of Prime’s MIPTV slate and the Paris-based distributor has concluded the deal in the run-up to the market. The UK pay TV operator has acquired 78x26mins Hollywood’s Best Film Directors. Its deal covers all […]