David Morrissey


Banijay UK scripted prodco launches with Symonds

Banijay Group has launched a second scripted production company in the UK with British producer Jolyon Symonds. Fearless Minds will sit alongside BlackLight TV in the Banijay UK scripted stable. It will be a joint venture with Symonds, who will develop and produce “memorable, distinctive, original stories for the UK and international market” as managing […]

US streamer Acorn buys The Driver

US OTT service Acorn TV has picked up SVOD rights to UK drama series. Acorn is run by RLJ, the company that owns the Agatha Christie catalogue, and is programmed with British drama. Its recent Brit-drama acquisitions include Foyle’s War from All3Media and Jamaica Inn from BBC Worldwide. It has added to these by picking […]

Actor Morrissey launches prodco

The Walking Dead actor David Morrissey is launching is own TV and film production company, with a first-look deal with BBC Worldwide already in the bag. Morrissey has partnered with producers Jolyon Symonds and James Gay-Rees and director Asif Kapadia to create On The Corner. The company will attempt to cash in on the converging […]