Former Sky exec opens VR Factory

Former Sky Arts and Sky 3D boss John Cassy has launched Factory 42, a new virtual reality studio. The new content company has its first commission, a VR experience based around the English National Ballet’s upcoming production Giselle. Cassy (pictured below, left) ran the Sky Arts channel and oversaw the rollout of Sky’s 3D TV […]

Puppet politics satire back on ITV

UK broadcaster ITV has commissioned a political-themed puppet comedy series that harks back to the classic British satire Spitting Image. Newzoids will be a six-part series from Horrible Histories coproducer Citrus Television, which was launched by Spitting Image producer Giles Pilbrow, and Manchester indie Factory. It will include impressions by Spitting Image veteran Jon Culshaw […]