News brief: BBC orders last ever season of family drama

UK public broadcaster the BBC has ordered a fifth and final run of family comedy drama Outnumbered. The Hat Trick-produced show goes out on BBC One and the writers and producers said they hoped the cast and crew could be reunited for occasional specials after the next 6x30mins comes to an end. Hat Trick’s sales […]

MIPTV News: Hat Trick to shop Sky Arts’ Nixon drama

Hat Trick International has secured international distribution rights to Nixon’s the One, the Sky Arts comedy drama starring The Simpsons‘ Harry Shearer. The programme first broadcast as a Hat Trick Productions special on Sky Arts’ Playhouse Presents drama strand but was subsequently picked up for a five part series, which HTI will take to MIPTV. […]