Steve Morrison

C4 and industry players back new UK indie

A raft of TV industry players and a Channel 4 fund have all backed Red Sky Productions, a new UK indie run by former UKTV commissioner Jane Rogerson and IWC exec producer Ross Harper. The indie will be based in Glasgow, Scotland, and investors include former All3Media boss Steve Morrison, ITV exec David Liddiment, and […]

Alex Graham ‘in talks with Jackson, All3 founders’

Alex Graham is reportedly talking to former Channel 4 boss Michael Jackson and the founders of All3Media about creating two separate content companies. Graham, founder of The Voice UK producer Wall to Wall, is in discussions with Jackson about creating a production company, according to the Guardian. The talks with David Liddiment, Steve Morrison and […]

All3 co-founder joins FremantleMedia UK board

All3Media co-founder David Liddiment has joined FremantleMedia as non-executive chairman of its UK arm. He will sit on the FremantleMedia UK operating board and advise interim CEO Richard Holloway, his management team and the FMUK prodcos ­– Boundless, Euston Films, Newman Street, Retort, Shotglass Media, Talkback and Thames – on UK and international issues. Liddiment, […]

Ramzan Golant to exit All3 as sale closes

All3Media’s CEO Farah Ramzan Golant is to exit the UK-based production giant after Discovery Communications and Liberty Global got the all clear to acquire the group. Following a regulatory greenlight, All3 is now officially owned by a joint venture holding company that Discovery and cable TV rival Liberty operate together. The pair have paid £550 […]

Discovery, Liberty secure All3Media takeover

Discovery Communications and Liberty Global have confirmed the £550 million (US$930 million) acquisition of the UK’s largest production group, All3Media. Yesterday, it emerged the pair had snuck in to tie up a deal for the producer, which comprises 26 creative divisions, 19 production units and international distribution wing All3Media International, and scored revenues of around […]

Non-exec role for Steve Morrison at All3Media

All3Media founder Steve Morrison is taking a new role UK-based production and distribution group. The company, which is owned by private equity business Permira, said yesterday that Morrison will move from executive chairman to non-executive chairman. He was replaced by Ramzan Golant last autumn as CEO and All3Media said the move non-exec director completes that […]