Fremantle names Fatima Salaria to lead merged UK labels Boundless & Naked

Fremantle has restructured the operations of its UK-based unscripted production houses Boundless and the recently acquired Naked, with the former’s MD Neil Smith exiting as a result. The two divisions will be merged into a single entity called Naked Television and be led by Fatima Salaria, the former Channel 4 exec who was appointed MD […]

News round-up: Hulu, BBC3 and Delevigne set course for ‘Planet Sex’; ‘Sweet Diva’ goes global; Channel 5 bulks up history slate

Hulu and BBC3 set course for ‘Planet Sex’ with Cara Delevigne US streamer Hulu and UK channel BBC Three have jointly commissioned a new documentary exploring human sexuality from Fremantle-owned Naked, to be hosted and co-created by actor and singer Cara Delevingne. The six-part series, which has the working title Planet Sex, will see Delevingne […]

C4’s specialist factual chief Fatima Salaria joins Fremantle-owned Naked

Head of specialist factual at the UK’s channel 4 Fatima Salaria has been appointed MD at I Can See Your Voice’s UK producer Naked. Salaria will oversee Fremantle-owned Naked on creative and commercial fronts, working closely with creative director Tom O’Brien and COO Susie Dark. She replaces former chief Simon Andreae, who was recently appointed […]

Netflix reveals Naked movie

Netflix has given the greenlight to a feature film starring Marlon Wayans (Scary Movie), based on a Swedish romcom. Naked will star Wayans as a charming man-child, who wakes up on his wedding day naked in an elevator reliving the hour before the ceremony over and over again. Director Michael Tiddes is attached, with Wayans, […]