Portrait Artist of the Year


Ovation crowns Portrait Artist of the Year

US channel Ovation has acquired seasons one and two of Portrait Artist of the Year, an art competition show from the UK. The show, from Storyvault Films and for Sky Arts in the UK, will debut on Ovation on October 18 following a deal with distributor Zodiak Rights. Portrait Artist of the Year challenged shortlisted […]

News brief: Zodiak extends StoryVault deal

The sales arm of Zodiak Media has extended its first-look deal with London-based factual specialist StoryVault Films. Zodiak Rights first secured StoryVault to its roster of third-party clients in 2102, and the extension means it will sell shows such as ITV’s Me & My Guide Dog and Sky Arts’ Portrait Artist of the Year. Zodiak […]

Edgar-Jones replaces Hunt at Sky Arts

Phil Edgar-Jones has replaced James Hunt at UK pay channel Sky Arts. Hunt left his role as director as the BSkyB-owned last week and Edgar-Jones, who was previously Sky’s head of entertainment, has stepped in to the fray. Edgar-Jones will now report to Stuart Murphy, director of entertainment at Sky, and continue to oversee entertainment […]