Canal+ takes F1 rights

Canal+ has acquired exclusive rights to the Formula 1 motor racing series. The French premium pay TV operator has taken rights to all of the races in the 2013 F1 Championship, which starts with the Australian Grand Prix on March 17 in Melbourne. The F1 deal means Canal+ can transmit live coverage of races as […]

Shine making drama about rock band INXS

Shine has been commissioned to make Never Tear Us Apart: The Untold Story of INXS, a two-part drama about the Australian rock band. Australian free-to-air broadcaster Network Seven has ordered the series, which will be Shine Australia’s first move into drama. The series will follow the story of the band and particularly lead singer Michael […]