Graham Smith

Former Lagardère sales exec to Inverleigh

Graham Smith has been appointed European boss of sports and lifestyle prodco Inverleigh. Smith was director of sales, digital media and production at the sports division of France’s Lagardère until late last year. In his new role at Inverleigh he will be based in London and run the company’s Europe and Africa-focused sales teams and […]

The copro landscape: Meet the fixers

A batch of one-stop shop consultancies from the UK aimed at facilitating global coproduction has emerged in the past year. Jesse Whittock gets the low-down on their strategies as the boom in international drama continues. It is obvious that, with television drama in a prolonged golden era, broadcasters will increasingly be on the hunt for […]

Dave calls on Davies for chat show

UK digital channel Dave has commissioned a 5x60mins comedy chat show featuring QI panellist Alan Davies. The as yet untitled project will see Davies and four other comedians sit round a table and talk about whatever they feel. “I’m looking forward to sharing what makes comedians tick and bring some of the banter from long […]