Steve Macallister

CEE nets bag All3 factual

All3Media International has closed its first deals since announcing former chief Louise Pedersen was returning to the company. The sales arm of UK production group All3Media has shopped 180 hours to broadcasters in central and eastern Europe, including a package deal with Russian pay TV network First HDTV. This agreement sees First’ Eureka and Outdoor […]

Louise Pedersen returning to run All3 Int’l

Louise Pedersen is returning to run All3Media International following the exit of Steve Macallister. The move sees Pedersen return to her previous role at All3 after a stint at Colin Callender’s prodco Playground in the UK. She fills the role vacated by Steve Macallister, who exited last week, as first reported by TBI. She spent a decade […]

Steve Macallister leaves All3Media

All3Media’s International CEO Steve Macallister has left the company, TBI has learned. Macallister is a well-known figure in the international TV industry, having previously run Zodiak Rights and BBC Worldwide’s programme sales, as well as holding senior roles at Disney’s distribution arm. International industry sources confirmed the news and Macallister is understood to have left All3 at the […]

All3 poaches A+E exec for new US office

The international arm of All3Media is opening an office in the US and has recruited seasoned distribution execs from A+E and elsewhere to run the new operation. Sally Habbershaw has joined All3Media International from A+E and will oversee the new office as executive VP, sales and coproductions North America. Maria Ishak has also been hired. […]

All3Media poaches ITV Studios exec

The international division of All3Media has hired ITV Studios’ Veronica Pottinen, who will take a new position at the distributor as head of insight. Pottinen will report to Gary Woolf, All3Media International’s executive VP, commercial development. In the newly-created role at All3 she will work with the sales, marketing and acquisitions team, providing intelligence and […]

All3Media in regional restructure

All3Media is opening new sales offices in the US and Asia as part of a wider restructuring of its sales operation that focuses on a regional model. Sabrina Duguet will relocate from the UK and run the Asia Pacific sales team from a new office, with All3Media currently assessing where that sales base will be […]

Woolf returns to All3 after Zodiak exit

Gary Woolf has returned to All3Media just a year after leaving to join Zodiak Media, TBI can reveal. It was widely rumoured in April Woolf would return to All3 after leaving Zodiak, and he has now been confirmed as All3Media International’s executive VP, business development, digital and insight. At Zodiak, he was head of digital, business […]

Turton secures All3Media CEO post

Jane Turton has been confirmed as the permanent CEO of UK-based production giant All3Media. She has been leading Gogglebox owner All3 since previous chief executive Farah Ramzan-Golant’s exit last year, but her official promotion today comes after a lengthy selection process. Turton now oversees a production group of 20 prodcos, including Studio Lambert, All3Media America […]

Lambert commits to All3, plans drama unit

Stephen Lambert will remain with All3Media until at least 2020 after agreeing a new deal that will allow his prodco to enter the drama space. Tying the well-known producer down long-term is a boon for All3, which last year was acquired by Discovery Communications and Liberty Global, and comes seven years after Studio Lambert was […]

Macallister to replace Pedersen at All3 Int’l

Sales veteran Steve Macallister is taking on the CEO job at All3Media International. The former Zodiak Rights and BBC Worldwide sales chief (pictured) will take up the post on March 1 after current incumbent Louise Pedersen (below) moves to Playground Entertainment. Macallister left his role as chief executive of Zodiak Media’s sales division unexpectedly in […]