INXS: Never Tear Us Apart

Music icons set for Canuck Netflix competitor

The upcoming Canadian SVOD service known as ‘Project Latte’ has acquired music themed programming including documentary Foo Fighters: Sonic Highways and Aussie miniseries INXS: Never Tear Us Apart. The Bell Media-owned service has lined up an in-house music team, who will curate the programmes. The deals see Bell buying HBO doc series Foo Fighters: Sonic […]

TV growth swings Seven back to profit

The parent firm of Australian broadcaster Seven Network has swung back into profit after reporting growth in its TV business. Full-year revenues at Seven West Media’s broadcast unit, which includes Seven and its affiliated linear and on-demand channels, has grown 3% year-on-year to A$1.3 billion (US$1.2 billion) – 70% of entire group sales. Earnings before […]

Showtime for INXS as Shine strikes US deal

US cable network Showtime has acquired INXS: Never Tear Us Apart, the two-part drama that tells the story of the Australian rockers. Shine’s international sales arm distributes the drama and struck the Showtime deal, and told TBI this morning about a raft of other agreements for the drama. CBS-owned premium cable net Showtime will show […]