Justin Bodle

Power brings Cesar Diaz back into fold

UK-based distributor Power Entertainment Media has brought in Latin American sales veteran Cesar Diaz to oversee programme sales across Latin American . He will represent and sell Power’s classic miniseries and TV movies via his company 7A Media across the region. Diaz worked with Power under previous owners. His appointment follows the acquisition of Power by Purecom, a media investment holding […]

Hughes joins Hot House indie incubator

Former UK indie boss Richard Hughes is joining the Hot House, the indie and production incubator set up by Remy Blumenfeld and Justin Bodle. Hughes, who worked at Blumenfeld’s Brighter Pictures before it was sold to Endemol (now Endemol Shine Group), was the co-founder of Transparent Television, selling his stake in the indie to Argonon […]

Bodle buys back Power

Justin Bodle has bought Power, handing his new company the production and distribution business he created in 1995, and ran until six years ago. Bodle will be chairman of the new look Power Entertainment Media, having bought it from its previous owners, Sabido, which has offloaded the company as part of a wider programme of […]

Blumenfeld, Bodle create £3m incubator

Veteran execs Remy Blumenfeld and Justin Bodle have created a £3 million (US$4.3 million) production vehicle that will house ten indies. The Hot House will act as an incubator for producers and off-screen talent that does not wish to be part of a consolidated production group. Former ITV and Endemol senior exec Blumenfeld will now […]