International Studios: Drama Studies

For a week in May the attention of the TV world is focused on Hollywood studios as they present their new shows to international buyers at the LA Screenings. While the acquisitions folk are spending time – and money – with the Majors, an increasing amount of high-end drama is coming out of the LA […]

Wahlberg making US version of Canal+ brothel drama for HBO

Leverage, Mark Wahlberg and Stephen Levinson’s production company, is making a US version of Canal+ drama Maison Close for US cable net HBO, according to reports over the weekend. The period series follows three women working at an upmarket brothel in nineteenth century Paris. Canal+ has aired one season and a second is in production. […]