SAS: Who Dares Wins

Raft of commissions for Channel 4

UK broadcaster Channel 4 unveiled a raft of new programming at its upfront in London yesterday. The pubcaster has a history of breakout comedy and announced the return of Peep Show duo David Mitchell and Robert Webb to its air with sitcom Back. Simon Blackwell (Veep, Peep Show) will pen the 6x30mins series, which follows […]

C4 reports record year, but future remains unclear

Channel 4 reported record revenues of £979 million (US$1.4 billion) last year, an increased audience share for its main channel and spent more money on content than ever before. Unveiling Channel 4’s 2015 annual report, CEO David Abraham (pictured) said that the UK broadcaster had delivered on its public service remit, at a time when […]

Zodiak toasts chef Marco Pierre White at MIPCOM

Michelin star recipient Marco Pierre White plans to cook up a storm in Cannes. The celebrity chef is heading to MIPCOM to promote Humble Pie, an 8x60mins cooking format for UK pay TV channel Watch. He will attend an event held by distributor Zodiak Rights on Monday, October 5, and meet buyers and press. White […]