Young Pope anointed in CEE

Central and Eastern Europe paycaster SPI International / Filmbox has bought The Young Pope and other FremantleMedia International-sold drams. The deal includes Apple Tree Yard and Modus, and covers CEE, Russia and the CIS region. “The Young Pope has been the topic of much excitement with global audiences. We are thrilled to bring this extraordinary series […]

BBC buys Swedish drama

UK pubcaster the BBC has bought another foreign-language drama for BBC Four, picking up Swedish series Modus. The eight-part drama follows an FBI profiler Inger Johanne Vik as she returns to her native Sweden for family reasons. BBC Four continues to build on its reputation for acquiring the best in international drama with Modus; an […]

FremantleMedia debuts Swedish crime, new Nigella

FremantleMedia International will debut Swedish drama Modus, the TV adaptation of John Lanchester novel Capital and a Nigella Lawson cooking series at MIPCOM. On the scripted front, FMI has the 8x60mins Modus, 4x60min Capital and 1x90mins Mary: the Making of a Princess. Modus (left)comes from FremantleMedia-owned Miso Film and was for TV4 in Sweden. The […]