Quay Street Productions

Exclusive: Nicola Shindler breaks down Quay Street’s debut slate

Nicola Shindler, founder of Quay Street Productions, talks Mark Layton through the first titles to debut from her new firm and shares her thoughts on the state of the scripted industry Quay Street Productions, the scripted firm launched last year by former StudioCanal UK boss and Red Production Company founder Nicola Shindler, is bringing its […]

Show of the Week: Nolly

Fans of long-running UK soap Crossroads won’t fail to remember flame-haired widow Meg Richardson, portrayed by the inimitable Noele ‘Nolly’ Gordon. Starring in the show from 1964 through to 1981, she grew to become its most popular character – and a TV icon for her role – though Nolly’s own life was no less dramatic […]

UK’s ITVX streamer reveals Quay Street, Tiger Aspect shows among comedy slate

Soon-to-launch UK streamer ITVX has unveiled details of its upcoming comedy slate, including a remake of the Israeli show Significant Other from Nicola Shindler’s Quay Street Productions. The UK version, which will also be known as Significant Other, will star Katherine Parkinson and Youssef Kerkour, with the show exploring the unromantic-romance of two people whose drastic, but fateful, first […]

Nicola Shindler’s Quay Street hires Red, ITV Studios & BBC execs

Nicola Shindler’s UK indie Quay Street Productions has made five new appointments ahead of its first slate of upcoming shows. The scripted label, which was launched by former StudioCanal UK MD & Red Production Company founder Shindler in January 2021, recently landed its first drama commission, with an order from local broadcaster ITV for Nolly, a three-part drama […]

Nicola Shindler’s Quay Street preps first drama, ‘Nolly’, for ITV

Nicola Shindler’s new UK scripted label Quay Street Productions has landed its first drama commission, with an order from local broadcaster ITV for Nolly, a three-part drama from Russell T Davies and starring Helena Bonham Carter. It’s A Sin writer Davies will pen the 3 x 60-minute mini-series from the ITV Studios-backed Quay Street, which […]

Nicola Shindler launches ITVS-backed Quay Street Productions

Former StudioCanal UK MD & Red Production Company founder Nicola Shindler has launched her new scripted production company under the ITV Studios umbrella. Quay Street Productions will be based in the UK city of Manchester and will focus on producing “modern, innovative, and entertaining programming” for the UK and international market. Shindler’s move was first […]