Motive Pictures

BritBox UK orders Simon Maxwell drama with Claire Foy starring

BritBox in the UK has ordered a new crime thriller starring The Crown’s Claire Foy. Marlow, from Simon Maxwell’s Motive Pictures and Endeavor Content, is an eight-parter that tracks the lives of two families who live on the banks of the Thames. The show explores the centuries-old history of the families and their ongoing conflicts. […]

Endeavor, Motive Pictures to adapt Terry Pratchett’s ‘Discworld’ novels

UK producer Motive Pictures, its backer Endeavor Content and Narrativia, the indie launched by the late Terry Pratchett, have struck a development deal to adapt the author’s Discworld novels for TV. The series of books, which sold in excess of 100 million copies around the world during Pratchett’s lifetime, will be turned into “prestige adaptations […]