Studio 99

Prime Video cues up Ronnie O’Sullivan snooker doc from Beckham’s Studio 99

Amazon Prime Video is preparing to launch a new feature-length documentary following snooker star Ronnie Sullivan. Ronnie O’Sullivan: The Edge Of Everything is from David Beckham’s label Studio 99 and starts tracking the player from 2021, when he was set to quit the sport. It follows O’Sullivan’s personal life and how a run in the […]

Paramount+ announces factual originals ahead of UK & Ireland launch

Paramount+ has commissioned a slate of new UK original factual productions ahead of its launch in the UK and Ireland tomorrow. The news follows the streamer’s pledge to order 150 international originals by 2025, and its unveiling of a multi-genre slate of seven new originals yesterday. These latest new factual titles include Hot Yachts, a […]

Amazon & Discovery+ score David Beckham-backed Premier League docuseries

Amazon Prime Video has acquired the upcoming BBC2 football documentary series Fever Pitch! The Rise Of The Premier League for Canada, Australia and New Zealand. The 4 x 60-minute from All3Media-backed Story Films and David Beckham’s Studio 99 is currently in production ahead of its debut later this year, with distributor All3Media International signing multiple […]

MIPTV round-up: Protagonist launches ‘The Kings’ for global sales; David Beckham preps biography project; ViacomCBS strikes format deals

Protagonist launches ‘The Kings’ for global sales UK-based distributor Protagonist Pictures is launching global sales of Box To Box Film’s boxing docuseries The Kings at MIPTV this week. The four-part series, made by Box To Box in association with Ingenious Media was directed by Mat Whitecross (The Road To Guantánamo) and produced by James Gay-Rees […]

David Beckham launches Studio 99 prodco-agency

British footballer David Beckham has launched a content studio focused on TV documentaries and formats alongside an in-house creative agency focused on commercial work. The London-based venture, Studio 99, has a slate of doc projects in the pipeline covering sports, travel and fashion. The fledgling firm has already struck a development pact with basketball player […]