Hollywood’s Best Film Directors

News brief: Universal Italy buys Best Film Directors

The Universal Channel in Italy has acquired 91x26mins of Hollywood’s Best Film Directors. The series profiles famous film directors including Danny Boyle (Slumdog Millionaire). The series is distributed by Paris-based Prime Entertainment, which has previously shopped it to buyers including AMC, BSkyB, HBO and Netflix. Speaking about the series, David Freydt, managing director of Prime […]

News brief: Foxtel explores Hollywood’s Best Film Directors

Australian pay TV platform Foxtel has acquired factual entertainment series Hollywood’s Best Film Directors. Foxtel will run the 78x26mins series on its Bio channel after acquiring the show from Paris- and LA-based Prime Entertainment Group. “The show has been doing very well worldwide and has been a big success on major movie networks like HBO, Universal, […]

Sundance buys Hollywood directors series

The international Sundance channel has acquired Hollywood’s Best Film Directors. The 78x30mins show, which is produced by France-based Prime Entertainment Group, will go out on Sundance HD in over a hundred territories. Independent distributor New Media Vision sells the show in several territories and struck the Sundance deal. NMV has also sold the series to […]

MIPTV News: Prime sells Hollywood show to BSkyB

UK satcaster BSkyB has picked up a series about iconic film directors from Prime Entertainment Group. The show will be part of Prime’s MIPTV slate and the Paris-based distributor has concluded the deal in the run-up to the market. The UK pay TV operator has acquired 78x26mins Hollywood’s Best Film Directors. Its deal covers all […]

Prime inks deals for Hollywood shows at MIPCOM

Prime Entertainment Group has concluded a raft of its Hollywood centric programming in the wake of MIPCOM. Sony Asia picked up 52x15mins Hollywood News Feed and Prime said it is in negotiations with Sony for deals for the news series in Germany and Latin America. Turkish pay TV group Digiturk acquired Hollywood on Set, Stars […]