The Indian Detective

Netflix acquires Russell Peter’s Indian Detective

Netflix has acquired the rights for India-based dramady The Indian Detective, starring Canadian comedian Russell Peters. The four-part comedy will premiere on Netflix on December 19, following an initial run on CraveTV and CTV in Canada. Peters plays a Toronto police officer who unexpectedly finds himself investigating a murder in his parents’ homeland. The series […]

Big Light poaches Eleven’s Hall for COO post

Frank Spotnitz’s company, Big Light Productions, has hired Jamie Hall from rival prodco Eleven Films as COO. Hall was previously Eleven’s head of production and business affairs, but will now work out of Big Light’s UK headquarters to oversee strategic partnerships and project financing. Big Light’s current slate includes CBS-Global-TF1-RTL coproduction procedural Ransom, CraveTV comedy-drama […]