The Last Cop


MIPCOM: The Big Deals

With this week’s MIPCOM market coming to a close, TBI looks at the top deals struck out of Cannes. Netflix The streaming giant picked up Keshet International’s When Heroes Fly, the first recipient of the Canneseries Best Series award, for global release in 2019. All ten episodes of the original Hebrew-language drama will be made available in […]

Turner LatAm signs up for Last Cop adaptation Falco

Turner Latin America has signed an agreement with LatAm content company Spiral International to bring the Mexican drama series Falco, based on Red Arrow Studio International’s scripted format The Last Cop, to its Latin American cable entertainment channel TNT. The new Spanish-language version (15 x 1 hour, and a feature length pilot) will hit screens […]

Digging into CEE

The number of pay TV homes in Central and Eastern Europe are set to fall, but international distributors tell TBI business in the region is booming A Digital TV Research report earlier this year forecast the number of pay television homes in Central and Eastern Europe to fall in 18 territories across the region in […]

Sony’s AXN snaps up Red Arrow’s Falco

Sony’s male-skewed AXN channel has picked up eastern Europe rights to cop drama Falco. AXN Central Europe has snagged pay TV rights to seasons one and two of Falco for 15 channels across the CEE region including the Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland. Red Arrow International distributes the series and struck the AXN deal. Falco […]

French network remakes German cop drama

A local version of German crime procedural The Last Cop is set to launch on French commercial channel TF1. The local show, titled Falco, will debut on June 20 in a 8.50pm slot featuring TV star Sagamore Stévenin in the lead role as a tough police officer who wakes up to a different world after […]

Spielberg, Stallone attached to TNT, TBS projects

Steven Spielberg, Dick Wolf and Sylvester Stallone are among the talent producing new programmes for Turner-owned US cable entertainment channels TBS and TNT. Spielberg is attached to Portal House, a scripted series about a group of young scientists who stumble upon a portal into the space-time continuum; and Peter Gunn, a re-telling of Blake Edwards […]