Katy Cundall

DRG secures first-look deal with Brown Bob

The prodco of ex-Leopard Films execs Jacqueline Hewer and Nicki Gottlieb has signed a first-look deal with UK-based distributor DRG. The deal ties factual- and factual entertainment-focused Brown Bob Productions with the MTG-owned sales house for two years. DRG takes distribution rights on Brown Bob shows going forwards. This comes after DRG secured similar rep […]

DRG secures Thoroughly Modern Media deal

UK distributor DRG has secured an exclusive, two-year first-look deal with factual feature specialist Thoroughly Modern Media. London-based TMM is known for Heston Blumenthal-starring programmes such as Grierson Award-nominated Heston’s Dinner in Space and 4x60mins Inside Heston’s World for SBS in Australia. For Modern Times Group-owned DRG, the deal comes after similar factual agreements with […]

DRG snaps up Snake Boss from WildBear

UK-based distributor DRG has acquired rights to Australian wildlife series Snake Boss from WildBear Entertainment. The deal is for two seasons of the show, each comprising 10x30mins runs, with second window rights for season one and full rights (excluding Australia) for season two. Snake Boss, from WildBear and Flickchicks, follows former pastry chef and mother […]

DRG binds with Screen Glue in first-look deal

Britain-based distributor DRG has scored first-look rights to shows from UK-based producer Screen Glue, TBI has learned. DRG will become the sole distributor of all Screen Glue shows going forwards, will help fund development, and will invest in original unscripted content and new formats. Former Wide-Eyed Entertainment and Impossible Pictures exec Jasper James created Screen […]

Ex-Eyeworks exec joins DRG

Former Eyeworks International Distribution acquisitions chief Katy Cundall has joined UK-based distributor DRG, TBI has learned. DRG confirmed she had joined the Nice Entertainment Group-owned company as VP, factual acquisitions, and will report to Noel Hedges, who was promoted to executive VP, content in January. She will work across all factual acquisitions for the distributor. […]