Siba’s Table

Nick Thorogood leaving Scripps

Nick Thorogood, Scripps Networks International’s senior VP, content and marketing in the EMEA region, will exit the company next month, having joined the lifestyle channel operator in 2010. News of his departure comes as former EMEA boss Jon Sichel prepares to returns to the US to take a new role with ex-Discovery exec Phillip Luff about […]

Buyers Briefing: Nick Thorogood, Scripps Networks International

Name: Nick Thorogood Title: Senior VP, content and marketing EMEA, Scripps Networks International Nick Thorogood commissions all Scripps Networks International’s food and lifestyle programming across its EMEA channels. Operating out of the US cable network operator’s London office he leads programming strategy and works with local talent to find internationally-transferrable shows. Thorogood was formerly with […]

Scripps developing Siba format, lines up new seasons

Scripps Networks International is further investing in emerging chefs Siba Mtongana and Reza Mahammad, revealing new shows and seasons for the pair. The UK-based international content unit of US lifestyle channels giant Scripps Networks Interactive is working up a new format for Mtongana, Siba in the Kitchen (WT), and has greenlit a second season of […]

First int’nl Scripps original set for US

Cooking Channel will become the first Scripps Networks Interactive cable channel in the US to broadcast a Scripps original from its international division. On April 5, Cooking Channel will air Siba’s Table, which was Scripps Networks International commission from South Africa that first went out in 2012. The cooking series was Scripps’ first original outside […]