Katie Newman

Beowulf story set for ITV

UK commercial broadcaster ITV has commissioned a 13-part drama re-imagining of the mythical fantasy story Beowulf. ITV Studios is working up the series, with filming beginning in April next year ahead of an unspecified TX date. ITV is billing the show as “a western set in the Dark Ages of Britain’s mythic past”. No cast […]

Primeval duo setting up drama division at ITV

Impossible Pictures executives Tim Haines and Katie Newman have left the Primeval producer to join ITV and will set up a new high-end drama division at the UK commercial broadcaster. Haines was creative director at Impossible and is now creative director, drama, ITV Studios. Newman is executive producer, drama, the same title she had at […]