Doc streamer MagellanTV & French prodco ZED extend factual output deal

Global documentary streaming service MagellanTV and French unscripted producer and distributor ZED have struck a new multi-year production output deal. The pact builds upon the existing agreement between the two companies that was first struck in 2016 and has so far seen more than 20 factual titles come to MagellanTV, including feature doc Amazon Women […]

Factual round-up: MagellanTV & Nigel Marven pact; HBO producing ‘BS High’ doc

MagellanTV & Nigel Marven pact Global documentary streaming service MagellanTV has partnered with veteran travel and wildlife TV presenter, conservationist and author Nigel Marven (Discovery’s Shark Week; BBC’s Chased by Dinosaurs) to produce and star in original content for the platform. Later this year, MagellanTV and Marven will launch original feature documentary Wild El Salvador – In the Shadow of the […]

Sales round-up: MagellanTV, TVF & Furnace co-pro science show; Viaplay picks up first-ever Faroese drama; ZDFE shops Nazi slave doc

MagellanTV, TVF & Furnace co-pro science show Global SVOD service MagellanTV has ordered a new two-part factual series presented by physicist Jim Al-Khalili, called Jim Al-Khalili’s Guide to How We Got Here, to debut later this year. MagellanTV has partnered with factual distributor TVF International and UK production company Furnace to co-produce the series in […]