Scripted


Netflix, E4 prep for The End of the F***ing World

Streaming service Netflix and UK youth-skewed network E4 have co-commissioned a dark comedy-drama about a twisted road trip. The End of the F***ing World is based on comic books from Charles Forsman, and follows the confusing lives of two teen outsiders (Alex Lawther and Jessica Barden). Channel 4 commissioning editor Roberto Troni described the series’ […]

HBO to dramatise Trump election

HBO is turning the unexpected election of Donald Trump as US president last year into a miniseries. Jay Roach, who directed HBO one-off drama about the 2008 election Game Change, will return for the as-yet-unnamed mini, which is based on source material from a Mark Halperin and John Heilemann book that Penguin Press is soon […]

ABC strikes off Doctor Blake

Australian pubcaster the ABC will end its popular medical-detective drama The Doctor Blake Mysteries with a telemovie. Development has begun on the TV film, which will act as the final instalment of the series and of the upcoming season five. Internationally, PBS in the US and BBC One in the UK are among buyers of […]

BBC Worldwide Showcase: big drama in Liverpool

Buyers will get a first look at some of 2017’s most-anticipated dramas at BBC Worldwide Showcase including first looks at the new Top of the Lake, starring Nicole Kidman, Jimmy McGovern’s Broken, and Peter Moffat’s period drama The Last Post. Misha Glenny’s McMafia will also be on show while White Gold, reuniting several of The […]

TBI Video Interview: Daniel March, Dynamic Television

Daniel March, managing partner, Dynamic Television, talks to TBI at MIPCOM about Nelson Mandela drama Madiba, Icelandic series Trapped, Hulu’s East Lost High, and how the business of television, and his company, are evolving.

1 35 36 37