The Great Fire

Content crunch – the fight for rights

As the pace of consolidation quickens, competition for rights is fiercer than ever. Stewart Clarke talks to distributors about the changing face of the business and how, in the hyper competitive world of TV, they are gaining access to content. First-look deals, overall deals, development deals, output deals, umbrella deals and pod deals: all are […]

Great Fire to spread with ITV Studios

ITV Studios Global Entertainment is to sell a big budget miniseries from the UK’s Ecosse Films that retells the story of the Great Fire of London in 1666. ITVSGE will launch the 4x60mins ITV drama, titled The Great Fire, at MIPCOM. The series was penned by Tom Bradby, ITV’s political news editor, and is set […]