Steve Murphy

October launches studio targeting US market

October Films has launched a new prodco, October Studios, for the US market offering high-end reconstruction and drama filming support for the international market. October Studios, based in the UK and now run by October execs Steve Murphy and Josh Wilkins, will offer multiple studios, standing sets, costume and prop stores, as well as budgeting, […]

ID moves into scripted with Serial Thriller

Investigation Discovery’s recent moves into part-scripted programming have culminated in the commission of a three-part drama miniseries. The crime-focused US channel will premiere Serial Thriller over the summer, with UK-based October Films currently in production on the show. The drama will follow a community terrorised by a serial killer, focusing on the residents, victims and the […]