Thunderclap Media


Tinopolis regains full control of business

Wales-based production group Tinopolis has bought private equity backer Vitruvian out of the business. Vitruvian paid around £44.7 million (US$59 million) for a significant stake in Tinopolis back in 2008, but has now sold the shareholding back to Tinopolis’ management. “Vitruvian has been a fantastic partner and together we have grown Tinopolis into a true […]

Tinopolis invests in ex-ITV exec’s new indie

Producer and distributor Tinopolis has invested in former ITV exec Claire Zolkwer’s, UK-based production company Thunderclap Media. Thunderclap, headed by Zolkwer (pictured) as managing director, will focus on a range of content including scripted and non-scripted entertainment and comedy. The start-up prodco is joining Tinopolis’ established portfolio of production companies, including Sunset+Vine, Mentorn Media, Firecracker, […]