The Circle

Studio Lambert strikes development deal with ‘Masked Singer’ showrunner

The Circle producer Studio Lambert has struck a development deal with Izzie Pick Ibarra, the showrunner and executive producer of The Masked Singer for Fox. Pick Ibarra will develop and produce new ideas with the All3Media-owned UK producer, while also helping to sell and oversee production on remakes of the company’s existing projects. She previously […]

Expectation hires ‘The Circle’ EP as creative director of entertainment

Expectation has hired former Studio Lambert exec and The Circle executive producer Daisy Lilley as creative director of entertainment. Lilley – whose experience spans entertainment, reality and fact ent – was most recently an executive producer with All3Media-owned Studio Lambert, where she developed and exec produced the Channel 4 format, which was picked up by […]

TBI Weekly: Netflix finds its ‘Love Island’ amid unscripted drive

A year on since forming its UK outpost and months out from launching Paris and Berlin bases, Netflix was out in force at the Edinburgh TV Festival, having made a raft of reality commissions, including a Love Island-style format, TBI understands.  It is believed that the SVOD giant has finally found its take on the […]

Netflix swoops for Channel 4’s The Circle

Netflix has snapped up Channel 4 format The Circle.  The streaming giant is to adapt the Studio Lambert format in three territories, including the US, featuring players from each country. The remaining two markets have yet to be revealed, though TBI understands that Netflix has the right to show their versions of the format in all […]