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Reel One-backed Champlain Media hires CTV, Spin Master exec as COO

Reel One Entertainment-backed Champlain Media has appointed former CTV and Spin Master exec Linda Stregger as its COO. Stregger will be based in the company’s Toronto office and reports to CEO Tom Berry, who owns the company with Newen’s Reel One, which in turn handles international distribution of Champlain’s slate. She will oversee development, production […]

Round-up: Intl’ broadcasters enter ‘Dark Woods’; C4 orders Woodcut serial killer doc; BBC builds ‘Jay’s Workshop’

Intl’ broadcasters enter ‘Dark Woods’ Broadcaster in the US, Canada, Spain and France have acquired German crime thriller mini-series Dark Woods, following deals with distributor Global Screen. Canal+ Group, French leading pay-TV group, acquired the show for its thriller channel Polar, while First Look Media’s streaming service, Topic, will release the series as part of […]

ProSieben channel buys anime series Tenkai Nights

German broadcaster ProSieben has acquired anime series Tenkai Nights. The animated show will go out on ProSieben channel Maxx. The male-skewed digital service has a kids block Yep! Viz Media distributes the show, which is produced by Shogakukan-Shueisha and Spin Master. It has already been picked up by Cartoon Network in the US, Teletoon in […]