Sparks Networks

News brief: Sparks Networks adds German member

Germany’s DEF Media has become the latest prodco to join the Sparks Networks indie formats alliance. Entertainment and factual-focused DEF is headed up by Jörg A. Hoppe, Christoph Post and Katrin Löschburg, who were previously the heads of MME Entertainment, Sparks’ former German member. The Sparks Network model works as a loose collective that allows […]

Sparks gets Russian member

Studio 2V has joined Sparks Networks’ Fiction Network. The 15-year-old Russian indie producer made the local version of NBC series Law & Order as well as taking rights to various international formats including Jeopardy and Wife Swap. Nicola Söderlund, managing director of Sparks Networks, said: “Sparks Networks has been absent in Russia for some time […]