Lenny Henry

UKTV’s Gold orders Lenny Henry comedy docuseries

BBC Studios-owned UK channel Gold has ordered a docuseries featuring comedian Lenny Henry that explores the people who have helped to create Britain’s culturally diverse comedic landscape. Lenny Henry’s Race Through Comedy (3 x 60 minutes) is being produced by Endemol Shine UK’s Douglas Road Productions and will focus on the shows that have shaped […]

Endemol Shine buys into Lenny Henry prodco

Endemol Shine has taken a 50% stake in Douglas Road, UK comedian and actor Lenny Henry’s production comapany. Under the terms of the deal, Endemol Shine’s distribution arm will sell Douglas Road content internationally. Douglas Road’s recent commissions include When Lenny Got The Blues for Sky Arts. The prodco was created by Henry and Eastenders […]