Sweat & Gears

Shine poaches BBC Worldwide exec for unscripted

Shine America has recruited Michael Brooks as its senior VP, unscripted programming. The US division of the Shine Group has poached Brooks from the west coast division of BBC Worldwide Productions and its affiliated prodco Adjacent Productions where he was senior VP, entertainment programming & development. At Shine, Brooks will report to unscripted executive VP […]

BBC Worldwide’s Brit orders motoring series

The BBC’s new international channel brand Brit has commissioned its first series Mud, Sweat & Gears. The new show will be coproduced by BBC Worldwide channels Brit and BBC America as part of a wider push into original content. The show will be fronted by British car journalists Tom ‘Wookie’ Ford and Jonny Smith and […]