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BBC and Snapchat team for Planet Earth II

BBC Worldwide will launch exclusive Planet Earth II content on Snapchat a day ahead of its linear airing. Worldwide, the commercial arm of the BBC, has joined forces with Snap Inc. and content from the blue chip factual show will be available to view on mobile devices in the US and Canada. The linear series, […]

Snapchat signs up TV partners for Discover launch

Mobile messaging service Snapchat has partnered with a host of major TV broadcasters and publishers to launch a new in-app feature called Snapchat Discover. Discover will let Snapchat users explore stories from different professional editorial teams, with media partners already signed up to the service including National Geographic, Vice Media, Yahoo News, Comedy Central, CNN, […]

Canada’s Peacock Alley gets horror anthology

Canadian distributor Peacock Alley has bagged international rights to horror anthology series Darknet. The six-part show is produced by Ginger Snaps producer Copperheart. The Toronto-based film and TV indie made Darknet for Super Channel and it will bow later this year on the Canadian specialty net. Based on the cult Japanese television series Tori Hada, […]