Harry Gamsu

Exclusive: Red Arrow’s Harry Gamsu joins Fremantle

Red Arrow Studios International (RASI) exec Harry Gamsu has boarded Fremantle. After five years with RASI, Gamsu has joined the X Factor and Punk distributor as VP of non-scripted, based out of Los Angeles, where he relocated last year as part of an expanded role with RASI. The exec joins Fremantle’s growing non-scripted team, headed […]

Television can help the aged

Red Arrow International’s head of non-scripted, Harry Gamsu, discusses TV’s role in the health and well-being of an ageing population. Social experiment formats always seem to garner the headlines. In taking a subject that is relevant and resonant, and digging deep to explore it from the inside, these shows can reveal much about the current […]

Gamsu gets expanded Red Arrow role

Harry Gamsu has been handed an expanded role at Munich-based Red Arrow International overseeing all non-scripted programming. Gamsu (pictured) becomes VP, non-scripted at Red Arrow Entertainment’s sales arm, and will manage all aspects of new and catalogue non-scripted properties, plus acquire new programmes and IP from third-party producers, broadcasters and new platforms. He will also […]

Red Arrow declares Diet War at MIPTV

Red Arrow International will launch its My Diet is Better than Yours format at MIPTV next month. The format, from Red Arrow prodco Kinetic Content, debuted on ABC in the US in January. Internationally, Red Arrow is marketing the series as My Diet is Better than Yours. “The show is incredibly timely: diet fads, life […]

Red Arrow bringing Real Men to Cannes

Red Arrow International is bringing Real Men to MIPTV. The show has proved a hit on DR1 in Denmark where it averaged over one million viewers, 80-85% above its slot average. It is in the same “real reality” camp as another Red Arrow format, Married at First Sight, says Harry Gamsu, the company’s vice president, […]

Franchise building

The current batch of home renovation formats mirror the pared-down approach to home ownership in the post-recession. Jesse Whittock looks at how the genre continues building. Fitting a new kitchen, re-turfing the garden or completely renovating a home are stresses every home-owner identifies with. The reward when the job’s done is unique, and perhaps that’s […]

News brief: WBITVP builds formats team

Warner Bros. International Television Production has expanded its UK-based formats team by promoting Harry Gamsu to the role of third party acquisitions manager. Gamsu previously held an assistant role in the formats team, and will now focus on sourcing third party titles. He’ll report into VP of acquisitions Ilan Astrung. He joined WBITVP upon its […]