New Regency

Apple TV+ orders mental illness anthology from Akiva Goldsman & Tom Holland

Apple TV+ has ordered a 10-part anthology series exploring mental illness from Akiva Goldsman, with Spider-Man’s Tom Holland attached to star and executive produce. The Crowded Room will be co-produced by Apple Studios and New Regency, with Goldsman (A Beautiful Mind, The Da Vinci Code) to write and exec produce the series through his Weed […]

UK’s C4 adapts ‘Clown’ for Christmas with Helena Bonham-Carter

Channel 4 in the UK has commissioned an animated adaptation of Clown, based on the classic children’s book from Quentin Blake. The show is being produced by Eagle Eye Drama, the production company recently launched by the team behind global drama streamer Walter Presents, and is due to air in December. It has been commissioned […]

Ex-E! scripted boss to run Lionsgate JV

Former E! head of scripted programming Kevin Plunkett will lead the new Lionsgate and New Regency television and film production joint venture. Lionsgate and film firm New Regency revealed they were joining forces to produce and distribute TV shows and features earlier this year at NATPE Miami. Plunkett, who was in charge of scripted programming […]

NATPE: Lionsgate, Revenant firm join forces

Lionsgate Television and US studio New Regency have joined forces on a “multi-faceted” distribution and production agreement. Lionsgate will distribute New Regency’s theatrical releases to television channels outside of the US and Canada following their pay TV debuts, and also includes a coproduction element that will see the pair creating premium scripted programmes for global […]