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Red Arrow to start Diet Wars at MIPCOM

Red Arrow International will launch a new dieting format in Cannes next month. Diet Wars pairs six overweight people with six different diet experts, each of whom has a different diet plan. With each contestant adhering to one of the different diet techniques, the winners are the participants that shed the most weight and the expert […]

C4 orders All Hail the Veil

Channel 4 has ordered All Hail the Veil, a new reality competition series from Half Yard Productions. US prodco Half Yard makes Say Yes to the Dress, and its daytime show for UK broadcaster Chanel 4 will follow a bride as she seeks out the perfect wedding dress. Channel 4 head of daytime David Sayer […]

Catalyst hires Chris Moll

TV and film financing group Catalyst Global Media has hired Chris Moll to bring in, develop and produce new projects. London-based Catalyst’s upcoming TV projects include Peter Pan adaptation Peter and Wendy for ITV, which will be sold internationally by ProSiebenSat.1 Group-owned Red Arrow. Catalyst was created earlier this year by Charlotte Walls, Al Hardiman […]

Sonar hires Red Arrow, StudioCanal sales execs

Producer and distributor Sonar Entertainment has beefed up its sales team with two new execs joining from Red Arrow International and Studiocanal TV. Axel Boehm joins from Red Arrow International and becomes senior VP, sales, overseeing the EMEA sales team at Sonar. At Red Arrow he was VP, sales, Europe. Boehm will report to Marielle […]

Peter Pan to take flight with Red Arrow

Red Arrow has snagged international rights to Peter & Wendy, a contemporary version of Peter Pan that has just been commissioned by UK broadcaster ITV. The new version of the classic kids and family story will run to two hours for ITV, and Red Arrow will take it to market internationally.UK-based Headline Pictures (The Musketeers) […]

Busan Contents Market: 2015 report

TBI speaks to the international content companies that attended the ninth edition of the Busan Contents Market and the organisers of the South Korean market Busan Contents Market wants to establish itself as the number one programming market in Asia, says Jong Sang Koo, chairman of the event’s executive committee and media professor at Dongseo […]

Amazon cop drama lands in Australia

Amazon Original drama series Bosch has been sold to SBS. The Australian pubcaster will air the cop drama, starting this July, on its flagship SBS One channel. The series is produced and distributed by Red Arrow prodco Fabrik and distributed by Red Arrow International, which struck the Australian deal. The 10x60mins series debuted on Amazon […]

Antena 3 buys controversial marriage format

Spanish free-to-air broadcast group Atresmedia has ordered a local version of Married at First Sight, the controversial series in which couples are matched and then get married upon their first meeting. Big Bang Media and Boomerang will make the local version of the show, which was originally created by Red Arrow prodco Snowman. It has […]

Broadcasters buy controversial marriage format

A raft of broadcasters have acquired the US version of Married at First Sight, the controversial reality TV format in which total strangers are matched up by a team of experts and then wed upon their first meeting. The couples then live together for six weeks before deciding whether to remain married or go their […]

Sony’s AXN snaps up Red Arrow’s Falco

Sony’s male-skewed AXN channel has picked up eastern Europe rights to cop drama Falco. AXN Central Europe has snagged pay TV rights to seasons one and two of Falco for 15 channels across the CEE region including the Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland. Red Arrow International distributes the series and struck the AXN deal. Falco […]