Hungry Bear

BBC Studios snags first-look pact with ‘The Repair Shop’ host’s prodco

BBC Studios has struck a one-year first-look development deal with Hungry Jay Media, the joint venture between The Repair Shop presenter Jay Blades and UK production company Hungry Bear. The agreement will give BBCS priority access to Hungry Jay’s slate with a focus on factual entertainment formats for the UK market that can travel around the […]

Raft of commissions for Channel 4

UK broadcaster Channel 4 unveiled a raft of new programming at its upfront in London yesterday. The pubcaster has a history of breakout comedy and announced the return of Peep Show duo David Mitchell and Robert Webb to its air with sitcom Back. Simon Blackwell (Veep, Peep Show) will pen the 6x30mins series, which follows […]