Man V. Food

Scripps ditches Netflix content deal

Scripps Networks Interactive will not renew its distribution agreement with subscription video service Netflix. SNI president Burton Jablin revealed the US cable company’s intention to drop Netflix during an investor call that followed third quarter results, which saw TV ad revenues push numbers up. “We assessed the SVOD universe and have made the strategic decision […]

Man V. Food producer Sharp expands into UK

Sharp Entertainment, the US producer behind Man V. Food, has tapped Amelia Pulsford to head a new London-based company unit. The Core Media Group-owned company is expanding into Europe for the first time with the creation of Sharp UK. Pulsford, who has been with Sharp in the US for three years, will be director of […]

Discovery US orders Memory Games special

Discovery’s Science Channel in the US has ordered a special about the USA Memory Championship. The one-hour show will be produced by Rize USA, which has inked a deal with the organisation that runs the event, giving exclusive behind the scenes access to the event. Rize is making the show with Man V. Food producer […]