Jez Butterworth

MIPCOM to debut Sky/Amazon drama Britannia

Big-ticket Sky and Amazon drama Britannia will have its world premiere at MIPCOM in October. The screening is set for the opening Monday (October 16) of the confab in Palais des Festivales in Cannes, France. This year’s MIPCOM runs from October 16-19. Britannia joins 26x11mins kids series Thomas & Friends: Big World! Big Adventures! in […]

Sky, Amazon team to form Roman Army drama

European satcaster Sky and Amazon Prime Video in the US are to coproduce a big-budget drama focusing on the Roman Imperial Army. The pair have enlisted Jez Butterworth (Jerusalem) to pen Britannia, which will be set in AD43 and run to ten episodes. It will air on Sky 1 in the UK and Ireland on […]