Stephen Ladlow

Bennett to lead Sky UK and Ireland after rejig

Sky Atlantic director Zai Bennett will lead the wider Sky Entertainment business in the UK and Ireland after a management realignment. Bennett takes up the new position of director of programmes at Sky Entertainment, which is similar to the role Stuart Murphy held before exiting last year. The appointment is effective immediately. This means Bennett […]

Evil Killers let loose on Sky channel

Pick, the UK free-to-air channel run by pay TV specialist Sky, has greenlit two true crime series: Britain’s Most Evil Killers and World’s Most Evil Killers. With true crime series and channels performing well on UK and international channels, Pick placed the double order with Woodcut Media, the UK indie run by Kate Beal. Keshet […]

Sky picks Content horror drama

UK digital terrestrial channel Pick has acquired US-Canadian horror drama Slasher from London-based distributor Content Television. The eight-part show will make its UK debut on Tuesday, May 10 in a 10pm slot. Canadian indie produced Slasher for compatriot Super Channel and US thematic network Chiller. The anthology series follows a women who moves back to […]