Forbidden History

Buyers briefing: Karin Heijink, VP, pay TV, Modern Times Group

Name: Karin Heijink Title: VP, pay TV channels, Modern Times Group Karin Heijink is vice president of pay-TV Channels East for Sweden-listed European broadcaster Modern Times Group. As such she oversees prebuys and acquisitions for a raft of factual, fact-ent and movie channels. She tells TBI about what MTG is looking for from international distributors […]

Yesterday to investigate Forbidden History

UK digital channel Yesterday has commissioned a new series in which broadcaster Jamie Theakston will attempt to uncover the truth around great historical mysteries. The 6x60mins Forbidden History will launch in Q3 of this year after being ordered by yesterday general manager Adrian Wills. It will see former children’s TV presenter Theakston investigate mysteries such […]