Haunting Australia

News brief: Syfy US acquires Flame’s ghost series

US cable net Syfy has acquired ghost hunter series Haunting: Australia from UK indie Flame Media. The eight-part reality series follows international ghost hunters as they join forces to investigate paranormal activity in Australia’s most haunted locations. The series is produced and distributed by UK-based Flame. It will debut on Syfy in the US on […]

MIPTV 2014: Flame tools up Ultimate Wheels

Australia-based vendor Flame Distribution will launch a batch of new shows at MIPTV, including a 8x60mins car restoration format. Ultimate Wheels follows London Motor Museum owner Elo and mechanical Will Trickett as they transform rusty cars into shining new vehicles. Flame will also launch 1x60mins World War I doc The First Great Escape, which is […]

Paranomal series to debut on upcoming Syfy Oz

New paranormal series Haunting: Australia will be among the programmes broadcasting on the soon-to-launch Australian feed of NBCUniversal International’s Syfy channel. The show will make its debut on the net in February, a month after Syfy launches on January 1 on pay TV platform Foxtel. Haunting will follow paranormal investigator Robb Demarest (Ghost Hunters International) […]

Flame heats up with Rio sport doc series

Australia-based Flame Distribution will bring a 6x30mins doc series about Brazilian sport ahead of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Rio. Rio: City of Sport comes from Rampage Studios and explores the careers and passions of local sporting heroes. This comes ahead of the football World Cup next year and the 2016 Olympic Games, which […]