Jasper James

Jasper James’ Screen Glue strikes ZDF deal

Jasper James’ indie prodco Screen Glue has inked a three documentary deal with ZDF Enterprises, the commercial arm of German pubcaster ZDF. The UK indie has a first-look deal with distributor DRG, as first reported by TBI, but this agreement builds on a pre-existing deal with ZDFE. Under the terms of the deal ZDFE will […]

BBC exec moves to Jasper James’ Screen Glue

Will Aslett has joined UK indie Screen Glue from pubcaster the BBC. Screen Glue is the independent UK-based prodco created by Jasper James, former creative director at Walking with Dinosaurs producer Impossible Pictures. James and Aslett worked together at Impossible, and will be reunited at Screen Glue, with the new recruit coming in to work […]

DRG binds with Screen Glue in first-look deal

Britain-based distributor DRG has scored first-look rights to shows from UK-based producer Screen Glue, TBI has learned. DRG will become the sole distributor of all Screen Glue shows going forwards, will help fund development, and will invest in original unscripted content and new formats. Former Wide-Eyed Entertainment and Impossible Pictures exec Jasper James created Screen […]

Size Matters for ZDFE, UK indie prodco

ZDF Enterprises has signed a development deal with UK indie Screen Glue for a science series featuring British director and television producer Jasper James. Size Matters will investigate why things are the size they are, asking questions such as why Earth is not the size of Jupiter and why people are not the size of […]