Humphrey Black

Turner poaches Fremantle exec for UK & Euro sales

Turner has secured the services of FremantleMedia International (FMI)’s Joss Duffield. She will become regional syndication director for the UK and Northern Europe at the Time Warner-owned broadcaster and content group, marking the second time she’s worked at the company. Duffield was previously VP of distribution and sales at FMI, where she developed new infrastructure […]

Channel 4 calls for Turner’s Search Party

UK broadcaster Channel 4 has acquired rights to dark US comedy Search Party and will make it available on-demand on December 26. Channel 4 viewers will be able to exclusively access the entire series via the All 4 platform. The show follows a ‘life-long doormat’ who becomes fixated on the disappearance of a former college […]

Turner poaches distribution director from Disney

Turner Broadcasting has named Humphrey Black as its new vice-president, media distribution, EMEA. Black was previously director of channel distribution, EMEA at The Walt Disney Company where he was responsible for the licensing of Disney’s channels and branded video-on-demand services as well as providing strategy and developing best practice for local and regional sales teams […]