Gub Neal

Newen expands in UK with Gub Neal drama indie

France’s Newen has partnered with prominent UK drama producer Gub Neal and production house DoveTale Media to launch Ringside Studios. Ringside Studios is majority owned by Newen, with both Neal and DoveTale Media owning stakes in the business. Neal’s producer credits include The Fall and The Last Enemy. Neal was previously controller of drama at […]

Endemol acquires The Fall producer

Production giant Endemol has acquired Wales-based drama producer Artists Studio, which is behind BBC Two’s hit drama The Fall. The deal means Artists Studio will sit within the Endemol UK division, which through its various scripted subsidiaries already produces shows such as Peaky Blinders and Ripper Street. As part of the agreement, coproduction specialist Far […]

Content Television links with Artists Studio

Distributor Content Television has inked a first-look deal with influential indie Artists Studio. The deal gives Content Television a first-look on acquiring international rights to all Artists Studio productions developed independently of any third party commissions. Content Television’s has already worked with Artists Studio, launching its drama  series The Fall and Thorne internationally. Gub Neal, […]

UK drama experts set up Far Moor

Drama executive producers Justin Thomson-Glover and Patrick Irwin have teamed with media law firm Lee & Thomson to launch a new business Far Moor Media. The new company will be an executive producer business offering consultancy and help to companies working on high-end scripted projects. It will advise on content and on the intricacies of […]

MIPCOM Hot Pick: The Fall

The Fall is a psychological thriller that sees a high-powered detective (Gillian Anderson) attempt to find a ruthless serial killer (Jamie Dornan). It is Anderson’s first lead role since The X-Files. Her character Stella Gibson is drafted from London’s Met Police to track the killer, who is operating in Belfast and selecting his victims at […]