New Form

All 4 elects Keshet’s Mr Student Body President

UK streaming platform All 4 has acquired New Form-produced teen comedy Mr Student Body President from Israeli’s Keshet International. The shortform drama is one of three Keshet debuted internationally at MIPCOM. It will be made available on Channel 4’s on-demand service on December 26, marking the first time it has directly acquired a teen comedy-drama. […]

ITV buys into Discovery-backed New Form

ITV has invested in digital studio New Form. The digital studio was set up in 2014 by Ron Howard, Brian Grazer and Discovery, and the latter has also invested more in the business. The LA-based firm raised US$18 million in a new funding round, with UK broadcaster ITV taking a minority stake. New Form will launch […]

Brian Grazer, Ron Howard and Discovery form digital studio

Discovery Communications, Brian Grazer and Ron Howard have launched a next-generation prodco, New Form. The new digital unit will make scripted content that will be distributed on Discovery and independent online platforms. It will be based in LA and run by Kathleen Grace. She joins from YouTube where she headed development for the YouTubeSpace LA […]