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Cable sparks a US indie M&A frenzy

The international media groups that previously drove rounds of M&A activity among indies in the UK and Europe are now focused on acquisitions in the US as the cable sector and unscripted business boom. John Hazelton looks at who’s buying what, where opportunity lies and asks who’ll be next on to board the consolidation gravy […]

Leftfield, Rigg launch reality prodco

Pawn Stars producer Leftfield Entertainment and former Argonon unscripted exec Nick Rigg are setting up a new joint venture prodco. Loud TV will be based in New York, with Rigg as founder and his former Leopard Films USA colleagues Julian Locke and Lauren Deen as executive VP and senior VP, lifestyle development, respectively. Rigg left […]

Pawn Stars producer Leftfield promotes key execs

Pawn Stars producer Leftfield Pictures has promoted two of its key executives, David George and Chris Valentini. This comes as the production company, run by Brent Montgomery, is currently in production with a UK remake of its hit reality series Pawn Stars and has recently opened an office in LA as it targets the scripted […]