Last Chance U


Spectrum develops ‘Last Chance U’ drama with Courteney Cox

Spectrum Originals, part of US media giant Charter Communications, is developing a scripted show based on the hit Netflix docuseries Last Chance U, with Courteney Cox attached to star. The untitled project is being developed for Spectrum’s streaming service and will be based on the life of Brittany Wagner, who featured in the first two […]

Netflix unveils most-binged shows of 2018

BBC One co-production Bodyguard and coming-of-age drama On My Block were among Netflix’s most binged US shows of the year. The global SVOD revealed the shows launched between 1 January and 28 November in the US with the highest average watch time per viewing session. The service, which is notorious for keeping tight-lipped on viewership […]

Paramount & Anonymous team with Condé Nast for scripted

Paramount Television and Anonymous Content have signed a first look deal with Condé Nast Entertainment (CNE) for new scripted projects. The deal is effective immediately, with Paramount and Anonymous, who are long term production partners, given the opportunity to join CNE in producing scripted projects. CNE has had eight series sold or renewed in 2017, including […]

Netflix preps first sports doc

Netflix has greenlit Last Chance U, marking the streaming service’s first move into sports docs. The six-part doc series will launch on the US-based SVOD service at the end of July. It will go behind the scenes in the world of college American football, following a group of players being groomed as future NFL stars. […]