Joe McLusky


Viacom sets sights on European production in major restructure

Viacom International Studios (VIS) is rolling out production hubs in the UK and Spain as it looks to expand its international production footprint.  VIS is to open production centres in Madrid and Manchester as part of an ongoing expansion of international production of both English and Spanish-language programming.  The roll-out follows last year’s launch of […]

Viacom backs UK prodco Banjo

Viacom is supporting a new UK-based production company, Banjo Television. The comes through Viacom-owned Elephant House Studios, which is the in-house production arm of Viacom-owned UK broadcaster Channel 5. This marks marks the first time Elephant House has financially supported an indie, and it has an option to take a minority stake in the prodco. […]