Moira Walley-Beckett

Netflix, CBC adapting Anne of Green Gables

Streaming service Netflix and Canadian pubcaster CBC are hooking up on their second scripted coproduction, this time working up a version of a classic novel. The pair has given the greenlight to ANNE, which is based on Lucy Maud Montgomery’s novel Anne of Green Gables. A separate, younger-skewing version of the book, titled Lucy Maud […]

BBC Worldwide on board Starz Blackpool series

Blackpool is the next series to come under the Starz and BBC Worldwide production pact, TBI has learned. Starz announced the show earlier this year although BBC Worldwide’s involvement was not mentioned, but Starz has confirmed that the pair are codeveloping the series as part of their wider programming pact. Worldwide, the commercial arm of […]