Harry’s Mountain Heroes

NBC, ITV follow Prince Harry’s South Pole challenge

The UK’s ITV has commissioned a 2x60mins series in which Prince Harry and wounded servicemen and women will tackle the South Pole, with NBC broadcasting a US version. Harry’s South Pole Heroes will see the British royal and a team of soldiers with life-changing injuries attempt to walk the 335km (208 miles) to Antartica’s South […]

News brief: BBC Worldwide buys factual package for China

BBC Worldwide has acquired a package of factual content from UK-based distributor Twofour Rights. The deal comprises factual series such as 1x60mins Harry’s Mountain Heroes (pictured), the 5x60mins Biggest Hoarders and 6x60mins Be Your Own Boss.

Twofour sells 100 hours into Australia

Twofour Rights has sold more than 100 hours of programming to various Australian broadcasters. SBS, Foxtel and National Geographic have all taken packages of programming from the distributor. Pay TV broadcaster Foxtel has acquired a 90-hour package with the content airing across its channels. Titles include crime series Born to Kill, reality show The Exclusives […]