Jeffrey Archer

Donna Wiffen leaving FremantleMedia, will oversee new UK prodco

Donna Wiffen is exiting FremantleMedia and has been brought in as a consultant to run a new UK production company, Duchess Street Productions. The new drama prodco has been set up by media advisory firm Bob & Co, and its first project will be a TV version of Jeffrey Archer’s bestselling book series The Clifton […]

Murphy goes one step beyond

The new general manager of Australia-based Beyond Television tells TBI about changing international perceptions of the business and why he’s targeting UK broadcasters. Michael Murphy is best known as the founder of Ireland’s Channel 6 (since bought by TV3 and rebranded 3e) and former director of programmes at TV3. He has also, since 2004, been […]