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News round-up: eOne to shop ‘Paper Dolls’; Vice strikes Andrew Tate doc deals; New sales for ‘The Congregation’

eOne to shop ‘Paper Dolls’ Entertainment One (eOne) has acquired international distribution rights (outside Australia) to Paper Dolls, a new drama series produced by Helium Pictures for Network 10 Australia. The series, currently in production in Sydney, follows five aspiring singers who are thrust into the spotlight in pursuit of pop-stardom and fame. The ensemble cast […]

Amazon Freevee revives ‘Neighbours’ following Australian drama’s cancellation

Amazon Freevee is to revive Australian soap Neighbours, just three months after the show was brought to an end after almost 9,000 episodes by Paramount duo Network 10 in Oz and Channel 5 in the UK. The revived series, which is again being produced by Fremantle, will start filming in Australia next year and will […]

Paramount duo C5 & Network 10 link again with Fremantle for Aussie drama

Paramount-owned broadcasters Channel 5 in the UK and Network 10 in Australia have joined forces again to coproduce a four-part thriller from Fremantle Australia. Riptide (4 x 60 minutes) was created by Fremantle Australia’s Jason Herbison (Neighbours, Lie With Me) and is set in Melbourne, with the drama tracking a woman whose husband disappears after a morning surf. […]

CBS & Network 10 both embark upon ‘The Real Love Boat’

US network CBS and Australian broadcaster Network 10 have both ordered local versions of The Real Love Boat, a reality dating competition series inspired by the hit 1970s scripted series The Love Boat. The Love Boat IP is owned by CBS Studios which, along with CBS and Network 10, are both Paramount Global brands. Production begins […]

Portugal’s RTP1 returns to MasterChef as Oz welcomes celeb spin-off

Portugal’s RTP1 and Network 10 in Australia have ordered new seasons from the Masterchef franchise. The original MasterChef format is returning to Portugal’s RTP1 following a two-year hiatus, while Network 10 has picked up Celebrity MasterChef for it linear network and 10 Play On Demand service after 12 years off-air. The Portuguese show is being […]

Sales round-up: Abacus makes LatAm factual deals; Oz’s SBS takes premium dramas; Network 10 enters ‘The Dog House’

Abacus makes LatAm factual deals Broadcasters across Latin America have acquired a range of factual programming following deals with Abacus Media Rights, as MIP Cancun got underway in Mexico yesterday. Lightbox’s Yusuf Hawkins: Storm Over Brooklyn is headed to HBO Latin America, with the 1 x 100-minute documentary telling the story of the black teenager […]

Matchbox and Eureka are ‘Making It’ in Australia

NBCUniversal International Studios-owned Matchbox Pictures and Sydney-and-LA-based Eureka Productions have teamed up to co-produce an Australian version of competition format Making It for Network 10. Set to launch next year, Making It Australia will be the second international version of NBCUniversal’s format, following last year’s Finnish adaptation, bringing together some of the country’s most talented […]