Red Sky Productions

Scottish indie Red Sky hires new director of development

Scottish indie Red Sky Productions has appointed former Matchlight exec Jacqui Hayden to the new role of director of development. Hayden held the same role at fellow Glasgow-based Matchlight, where she was responsible for developing returning series and one-off documentaries including The Highland Midwife for Channel 5, My Baby, Psychosis and Me for BBC 1 and Sold: […]

Channel 4 buys into Scottish indie

The UK’s Channel 4 has continued its investment in local indies by taking a piece of Glasgow-based producer Firecrest Films. The move represents the latest use of the Channel 4 Indie Growth Fund, which has helped the broadcaster buy into companies such as Barcroft Media Group, Eleven Film, Lightbox Media and The RightsXchange (TRX). Channel […]

C4 and industry players back new UK indie

A raft of TV industry players and a Channel 4 fund have all backed Red Sky Productions, a new UK indie run by former UKTV commissioner Jane Rogerson and IWC exec producer Ross Harper. The indie will be based in Glasgow, Scotland, and investors include former All3Media boss Steve Morrison, ITV exec David Liddiment, and […]