Helen Flint

Starz boards BBC Two Poliakoff drama

US premium cable channel Starz has signed on as coproducer of BBC Two drama Close to the Enemy, which comes from writer Stephen Poliakoff. The deal with distributor All3Media International hands Starz exclusive US premium rights to the six-part drama. Writer Poliakoff was attached to previous Starz drama Dancing on the Edge. He will write […]

Company Pictures’ Flint starts own drama indie

Helen Flint has left Company Pictures and started up her own drama production business, TBI understands. Flint, a Golden Globe winner for HBO/Channel Four drama Longford, has set up Little Island Productions (LIPS), which will make TV dramas and movies. She has started the indie after eight years as head of production at Company Pictures, […]