The Men Who Built America

Banijay buys US indie

Banijay Group has bought a controlling stake in Stephen David Entertainment, the US prodco behind History channel series The World Wars and The Men Who Built America. France-based production and distribution group Banijay comprises several production brands including Nordisk in Europe, Screentime in Australian and, in the US, Bunim/Murray. SDE will sit alongside these in […]

MIPTV News: A+E takes Lifetime Originals to MIPTV

A+E Networks will tout a trio of new Lifetime Original Movies at MIPTV. These are Ring of Fire, which comes from Asylum Entertainment, Betty & Coretta, from Universal Music Group, and Romeo Killer: The Chris Porco Story, from Kahn Power Pictures. Ring of Fire stars Jewel as country music star June Carter Cash, while Betty […]