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Netflix expands Australia team with hire of SBS Oz exec Susie Jones

Netflix has hired the head of entertainment & food at Australian public broadcaster SBS for its operations in the country. Susie Jones will work on scripted and unscripted for the streamer in Oz, taking up the newly created role from September. Jones has previously worked for the BBC in the UK and Matchbox Pictures, before […]

Sales round-up: Abacus makes LatAm factual deals; Oz’s SBS takes premium dramas; Network 10 enters ‘The Dog House’

Abacus makes LatAm factual deals Broadcasters across Latin America have acquired a range of factual programming following deals with Abacus Media Rights, as MIP Cancun got underway in Mexico yesterday. Lightbox’s Yusuf Hawkins: Storm Over Brooklyn is headed to HBO Latin America, with the 1 x 100-minute documentary telling the story of the black teenager […]