TBI Talks


TBI Talks launches London Screenings specials

Ahead of The London Screenings in March, join TBI for a series of genre-focused discussions featuring leading executives from some of the world’s biggest and most innovative streamers, broadcasters and production groups. Across two days, from 1-2 March, TBI will host three special webinars, exploring content requirements and partnership potential across drama, unscripted, and formats, […]

Exclusive: Globoplay & Starzplay eye int’l partnerships & coproductions

Starzplay and Globoplay are looking to expand their global reach by increasing their coproduction activity around the world, the streamers’ content chiefs have told TBI Talks.  Ana Carolina Lima, head of content at Brazilian streamer Globoplay and Superna Kalle, EVP of international digital networks at Starz, told TBI yesterday that they both were looking to tap global partnerships to secure […]

TBI Talks: Streaming ahead, featuring Globoplay & Starzplay content chiefs

Our first TBI Talks of 2021 will explore the fast-changing world of streaming and delve into some of the huge opportunities emerging from both regional and international operators. We are delighted to offer a stellar line-up of guests – including the content chiefs at streaming giants Globoplay and Starzplay – and will explore their content acquisition […]

TBI Talks: Going Global With Kids Content

The next instalment of our popular TBI Talks will take a deep dive into the business of kids content, exploring the types of shows commissioners are looking for and talking to producers about how they’re delivering them. We will tap into the vast experience of leading kids execs during the hour-long session, which will offer […]

TBI Talks: Exploring UK Production, Commissioning & Int’l Potential

We have two internationally renowned execs onboard for our next TBI Talks, which will explore the UK’s content industry and its place on the global landscape. We will discuss how those behind some of the country’s best scripted and unscripted programming have adapted, explore how the market is changing and find out where the opportunities […]

TBI Talks: Andy Kaplan’s AXN plans greater investment in Asian content, while US buyers lead online acquisitions

KC Global Media Entertainment-owned AXN is committed to investing in more original content in the Asia region. Speaking on yesterday’s TBI Talks webinar, which focused on capitalising on opportunities in the region, KC chairman Andy Kaplan acknowledged that while there is more “great, premium product” coming out of Hollywood – pandemic aside – than ever […]

Exclusive: UK ‘faces being left behind’ as government urged to act on insurance

The UK government must urgently backstop insurers or risk screen productions being moved outside of the country, a leading entertainment lawyer has told TBI. Speaking on TBI Talks yesterday, Jeremy Roberts, partner and head of broadcasting and content distribution at UK law firm Sheridans, reiterated concerns that while production insurance is still available, insurers are […]

TBI Talks: Preparing For A Post-Lockdown Landscape

The repercussions of the Covid-19 pandemic have been felt across the content business, but the demand for quality TV programming has never been higher. As lockdown restrictions begin to be lifted around the world, producers, distributors, broadcasters and streamers are adapting quickly to embrace new opportunities and innovative workarounds are emerging. TBI Talks is a […]