Tall Story Pictures

BritBox adds ‘Grace’ to North American originals line-up

BBC Studios and ITV joint SVOD BritBox is adding UK crime thriller series Grace to its slate of originals in North America. The series, based on the Roy Grace novels by author Peter James, will land on the service in the US and Canada on 27 April. Produced by Second Act Productions, Tall Story Pictures […]

ITV Studios promotes Oldfield in drama push

Catherine Oldfield has been promoted to creative director of ITV Studio’s drama label, Tall Story Pictures. Oldfield is co-founder of Tall Story and executive producer of the label’s forthcoming drama Trauma. She will lead the team following her co-partner Francis Hopkinson’s departure. Hopkinson will leave later this year for a new role as executive producer […]

ITV buys Line of Duty prodco

UK broadcaster ITV has acquired Line of Duty producer World Productions. World CEO Roger Charteris is stepping down as a result, with creative director Simon Heath the new chief exec and managing director Roderick Seligman continuing to oversee day-to-day management. ITV will take rights to all new World-produced series going forwards. Significantly, Content Television will […]