Gypsy


Netflix kills off Gypsy drama

Subscription VOD service Netflix has cancelled its therapy-themed drama Gypsy after one season. The move highlights Netflix’s increasingly tough approach to its original programmes, and comes after high profile series The Get Down and Sense8. As the service does not release viewing figures, it is unclear exactly why Gypsy has been axed. Gypsy is a […]

Ex-Channel 4 drama exec joins Working Title

UK-based Working Title Television UK has hired the former head of drama development at broadcaster Channel 4, Surian Fletcher-Jones. Also joining the NBCUniversal International Studios-backed prodco is Georgina Gordon-Smith, a former United Agents rep who becomes development executive. Fletcher-Jones is known for overseeing development on C4 series such as Cucumber, Banana and Indian Summers. She […]

Netflix launches in 130 new countries

Netflix has launched in 130 new countries including India, Nigeria, Singapore and Turkey, company CEO Reed Hastings announced at CES. In a keynote presentation at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Hastings said: “I am delighted to announce that while we have been here on stage at CES, we switched Netflix on in Azerbaijan, […]

Netflix orders therapy drama Gypsy

Netflix has greenlit a ten-part drama from writer Lisa Rubin about an inappropriate therapist. Psychological thriller Gypsy will follow Jean Holloway, a therapist that starts to form dangerous and intimate relationships with people in her patients’ lives. Universal Television and Working Title Television are coproducing, with Rubin executive producing alongside Working Title Film co-founders Tim […]