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Acquired taste: what role does acquisition play in drama?

With original programming more important to networks and services than ever, what role does the acquisition play in drama today? Andy McDonald reports The drama landscape has changed dramatically in recent years. The rise of international SVOD giants like Netflix and Amazon has opened up a world of global taste and helped drive an across-the-board […]

Dynamic hires programming VP from ZDF

US-European producer Dynamic Television has hired Tasja Abel from German pubcaster ZDF. Abel will be vice president, acquisitions, sales and coproductions at Dynamic. She joins from ZDF Enterprises, the commercial arm of the German broadcaster, where she worked in various roles covering distribution, buying and development. Her exec producer credits include Nordic noir hits Arne […]

TBI Video Interview: Daniel March, Dynamic Television

Daniel March, managing partner, Dynamic Television, talks to TBI at MIPCOM about Nelson Mandela drama Madiba, Icelandic series Trapped, Hulu’s East Lost High, and how the business of television, and his company, are evolving.

Hulu buys Latino cowboy reality series

US streaming service Hulu has picked up Los Cowboys, a reality series about a group of Latino cowboys who are aiming to qualify for the Mexican National Rodeo Finals. The English-language show enters production next month and will bow on Hulu this autumn. It will be executive produced by Alex Corral and produced by his […]

Hulu reveals subs growth, new originals

US streaming service Hulu’s premium subscription service topped four million customers in the first quarter of this year, new stats show. Hulu has also unveiled two original series for the summer. The US broadcaster-backed platform revealed the statistic yesterday, which it claimed set a new record for subscriber growth. Subs service Hulu Plus officially launched […]