Harper Collins

France’s Tetra Media Fiction snaps up rights to ‘Les Espions de la Terreur’

France’s Tetra Media Fiction has snapped up the rights to author Matthieu Suc’s spy thriller Les Espions de la Terreur. Published by Harper Collins last year, the book centres on a group of French anti-terrorism specialists who hunt those responsible for the November 13th terror attacks in Paris. While the story is fictional, it is […]

The kids OTT tidal wave

As technology continues to blur the line between linear and OTT, the opportunities for content providers are never greater than when delivering programming to digital natives. What began as a trickle is becoming a tidal wave, TBI reports. Hopster was an early entrant into the world of entertainment apps for kids and, with its emphasis […]

Lionsgate TV UK unveils two book to screen adaptations

Lionsgate Television UK has announced two new scripted development projects with publishers Harper Collins and Myriad Editions – The People at Number 9 and The Other Side. Lionsgate will produce both series and sell global rights. The People at Number 9 is published by Harper Collins and written by Felicity Everett. Commenting, Steve November, creative […]

Howard Litton exec-producing new Bing Bunny kids show

UK kids channel CBeebies has ordered a series based on Ted Dewan’s Bing Bunny book. The 78x7mins Bing Bunny preschool show will be made by UK indie Acamar Films and executive produced by ex Nickelodeon UK boss Howard Litton. Acamar has signed up TLC as its L&M partner and a deal has been inked with […]