Melanie Darlaston


Channel 5 lifts the kilt on Scotland’s hidden treasures

Banijay Group company, IWC, and Motion Content Group, have been commissioned to make a new 5×60 series, Secret Scotland With Susan Calman (w/t), for Channel 5. From Loch Ness to Edinburgh Castle (pictured), presenter Susan Calman unveils Scotland’s most iconic destinations, discovering their untold tales. Secret Scotland looks closely at the history and characters Scotland […]

Sun Set rises in Sky 1 primetime series

UK satcaster Sky 1 HD has commissioned The Sun Set (WT) as its first fixed-rig documentary series. The order is part of an investment drive in the 8pm slot that Sky 1 director Adam MacDonald has initiated since joining from A+E Networks UK in 2013. The Sun Set will see British and Irish family holidays […]

Channel 5 boards train ob doc

The UK’s Channel 5 has commissioned an ob doc that will follow the working lives of staff at one of Britain’s largest train operators. First Great Western (working title) will look at daily working life of the drivers, managers, ticket inspectors, technicians and porters at the titular company. UK indie Twofour and GroupM Entertainment are […]