MGM International Television Productions

MGM inks development deal with ‘The Mentalist’s Simon Baker

MGM International Television Productions has signed an exclusive multi-year first-look deal with The Mentalist star Simon Baker. Under the terms of the agreement, Australian actor and director Baker will look to develop scripted projects with MGM with an international focus, with an eye for Baker to potentially direct and/or star. Baker is predominantly known for […]

Peacock to adapt Scarrow novel ‘Last Light’ as limited series

NBCUniversal-owned streamer Peacock has ordered Last Light, a new limited drama thriller series based on Alex Scarrow’s novel of the same name. Produced by MGM International Television Productions, the 5 x 60-minute series is being made in association with Nordic Entertainment Group’s Viaplay streaming service. Patrick Massett and John Zinman (Friday Night Lights, The Blacklist) […]

Epix saddles up for ‘Billy The Kid’ series

MGM-owned US network Epix has ordered Billy The Kid, a new adventure series based upon the life of the infamous American outlaw. Written and exec produced by Michael Hirst (Elizabeth, The Tudors), the 8 x 60-minute series is being produced by Epix Studios, MGM International Television Productions, De Line Pictures and Amblin Television, in association […]