Larry Tanz

Exclusive: Netflix’s Larry Tanz to relocate to Netherlands

Netflix is relocating one of its top acquisitions execs to the Netherlands as it continues to rejig its exec structure. Larry Tanz, VP of content acquisition for the streaming giant, is understood to be relocating to Amsterdam – the latest move in the SVOD’s exec rejig. Tanz, who joined Netflix in late 2014, has been […]

MIPTV: Netflix buys ITV crime drama

Netflix has scooped global rights to Marcella, the upcoming ITV drama from The Bridge writer Hans Rosenfeld. The series, which was filmed in London, follows a troubled detective (Anna Friel) investigating a serial killer. It is produced by Cineflix and Tony Wood’s UK prodco Buccaneer. Cineflix’s distribution arm sells the show globally and struck the […]

Netflix confirms Euro content buyer hire

Netflix has confirmed the hire of former Telepool executive Kai Finke to its European content acquisitions team. German reports last year suggested Finke was joining the company, and a Netflix spokesman this week confirmed to TBI he has been appointed senior manager, content acquisitions. Netflix’s European buying team is based in LA, meaning Finke has […]