Prentiss Fraser

Fox staffs up at international sales unit

Fox International Channels has made several hires and changes to its programme sales team. FIC Content Sales, which was created a year ago, has created new roles in Australia, Singapore and Turkey. Annette Kollek joins Fox from BBC Worldwide as director of content sales, Australia and New Zealand, covering programme sales in those markets. At […]

Turkish drama on Fox sales slate

Fox International Channel Content Sales is taking a trio of Turkish drama series to Cannes as part of its MIPTV slate. In Love Again (Aşk Yeniden), romantic novella That is My Life (O Hayat Benim) and rom-com Cherry Season (Kiraz Mevsimi) are among key new titles on the FICCS slate. In Love Again is a […]

MIPTV 2014: eOne brings its factual buckets to Cannes

Entertainment One has forged a reputation as a distributor of US and Canadian drama, but this MIPTV is making a concerted push into factual. Prentiss Fraser, senior VP, worldwide sales and acquisitions says that the initiative has seen it stock up on content and reorganise the way in which it is presented to buyers. The […]

Entertainment One staffs up acquisitions team

Entertainment One (eOne) has hired two new acquisitions managers, poaching executives from ITV and Teletoon. Justina Hemperek joins from ITV as London-based manager, factual acquisitions, UK and Europe. Jessica Watson joins from Canadian kids broadcaster Teletoon and will be based in Toronto. As acquisitions manager, she will buy across all genres and territories. Both new […]