Echo Bridge

News brief: Echo Bridge picks up Burt Reynolds film

US-based distributor Echo Bridge Entertainment has acquired a pair of films – one of which is a Burt Reynolds-starring family film. The films are Hamlet & Hutch, which stars Reynolds as a former Broadway star who helps his great-granddaughter keep a community theatre open, and crime thriller Sunken City.

Vivendi teams with EchoStar for Brazilian pay TV plan

Vivendi’s Brazilian telecom subsidiary GVT has formed a partnership with EchoStar Technologies to create a pay TV joint venture in Brazil. The pair plan to create an entity that could be a major player in the competitive Brazilian pay TV market ahead of the World Cup in 2014 and the Olympic Games two years later. […]

Dan March launches new distribution business

Dan March has launched Dynamic Television, a new LA-based distribution company that will make its international debut at MIPCOM. March ran Echo Bridge’s programme sales division before leaving earlier this year. His new firm has picked up rights to Conan, the late night talk show hosted by Conan O’Brien that runs on cable net TBS […]

Emilia Nuccio replaces Dan March at Echo Bridge

Dan March has left Echo Bridge after a decade and the distributor has appointed Emilia Nuccio his replacement as president, international distribution. Nuccio has been upped from senior VP of international distribution at the North American independent distributor. She has been at Echo Bridge since 2008. Prior to that she ran her own consulting firm […]