The Funny Shorts Company

FSC reels in Rod

Danish distributor The Funny Shorts Company is taking the first season of a professional sport fishing series to Cannes. FSC Media is debuting Rod & Reel, which runs to 26 half-hours, at MIPTV. “From the Large Mouth Bass to the Red Snapper, this series takes you on an adventure to the world of professional Sport […]

News brief: Russia’s Stream appoints Hunters

Moscow-based Stream TV has acquired 39 episodes of Hunters Magazine, an adventure travel-based show about hunting methods. The deal with Mads Dirckinck-Holmfeld’s The Funny Shorts Company covers Russia, Russian-speaking parts of Bulgaria and the Baltics. It will air on Stream TV’s Hunting & Fishing channel, which is one of eight thematic-networks the pay TV group […]

Kids TV first for Denmark’s Funny Shorts

Danish distributor The Funny Shorts Company is expanding into children’s TV for the first time and has launched a sub-brand to handle its growing catalogue. Funny Shorts, which former Media Entertainment Group exec Mads Dirckinck-Holmfeld launched in 2010, has created FSC Media, a subsidiary brand that will oversee the company’s catalogue of funny clips and […]

News brief: Danish net buys Comedy Stunt Show

Danish pubcaster DR has acquired an sketch series for its youth network DR Ultra. The Stunt Comedy Show is billed as a “series of scripted sketches without dialogue” and is sold globally by Mads Dirckinck-Holmfeld’s boutique sale shouse The Funny Shorts Company. DR’s Jacob Stegelmann said the series was a “very welcome revival of classic […]