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Blue Ant Studios inks partnership with ‘Surviving R Kelly’ producer Tamra Simmons

Blue Ant Studios, the production arm of Canada’s Blue Ant Media, has signed a development deal with Surviving R Kelly producer Tamra Simmons. The Atlanta-based producer, writer and talent director, who is who is executive producer of LA Productions and CEO of The Tamra Simmons Brand Agency, will work with Blue Ant Studios to identify and develop a […]

BBC, Jimmy McGovern prep drama about racist attack victim Anthony Walker

The UK’s BBC has commissioned a one-off feature-length drama, penned by acclaimed writer Jimmy McGovern, and based upon the real-life story of British teenager Anthony Walker, who was murdered in a racist attack. Written by McGovern (Broken, The Street) and directed by Terry McDonough (Cold Feet, An Adventure In Space And Time), the 1 x 90-minute […]

5Star boosts originals with three new commissions

Viacom-owned youth-focused channel 5Star has ordered a slate of new programs from GooWoo Media, Alaska TV and LA Productions.   Celebs On The Farm (pictured) producer GooWoo Media has been commissioned for spin-off series Celebs On The Ranch (10 x 60 minutes), which will see 10 famous faces head to a ranch in the American wild […]