The Operating Room


Checking up on US-Israeli TV at The Operating Room

LA-based prodco The Operating Room was founded by businessman Roby Freireich and filmmaker Oded Turgeman six years ago and first came to many people’s attention this June after Bunim/Murray picked up Screenz, the drama format that went out on pay TV platform Yes in Israel. The third partner in the company alongside Freireich and Turgeman […]

Bunim/Murray taking Israeli drama into the US

Bunim/Murray has optioned Israeli drama series Screenz and will develop a version for the US market. The US producer, which is part of the Banijay Group, picked up Screenz rights through its first-look deal with Israeli-US content company The Operating Room. The show, which has proved popular on Israeli pay TV service Hot, follows a […]