Sky Vision to show Fortitude

Sky Vision is set to land international rights to upcoming big-budget drama Fortitude, TBI understands. The scripted series will bow on Sky Atlantic, the BSkyB entertainment pay TV channel, and on premium cable network Starz in the US. Starz has TV, digital and home entertainment rights across North America to the show, which is being […]

MIPCOM Hot Pick: Sky Vision’s Moonfleet

There’s no shortage of pirate-themed projects hitting the market this year, but perhaps only one featuring smugglers, as Dan McCulloch, producer on Moonfleet notes: “The key in this isn’t a pirate story; it’s a smuggler story in the same vein as Indiana Jones. Its about the call to adventure.” Moonfleet is a reinvention of J. […]

Sky lines up Martin Freeman drama, Kumars reprise

BSkyB has commissioned a one-off autobiographical special from The Hobbit star Martin Freeman, as the UK satcaster claims it remains on track to hit its £600 million per year original British content pledge. Fifteen-minute film Little Crackers will be written, directed and acted in by Freeman. Sky’s general entertainment net Sky1 will run the short, […]

The vision for Sky Vision

Carl Hall and Sophie Turner Laing tell TBI about how the freshly minted Sky Vision will be adding Sky’s upcoming original dramas to its slate as well as working with Sky News and Sky Sports to bring new programming to market. Distribution guarantees mean Sky can fully fund Plans to package and sell Sky News […]