Time Studios

Time Studios reveals ‘eight-figure’ doc spending plan & hires NuvoTV, Jigsaw alums

The production arm of US magazine Time is pushing into kids TV and has unveiled an “eight-figure commitment” to invest in documentary programming, with former NuvoTV and Jigsaw Productions execs named to key roles. Time Studios was launched in 2020 and has to date focused largely on factual projects, selling more than 20 shows to […]

Netflix orders real time SpaceX docuseries

Netflix has commissioned Countdown: Inspiration4 Mission To Space, a docuseries following the upcoming September launch and mission of the all-civilian flight crew on the SpaceX capsule. Black Gold producers Time Studios will produce the five-part quick-turnaround series, with The Last Dance director Jason Hehir, Known and Connor Schell and Chernin Entertainment’s Words & Pictures, while […]

Netflix orders ‘Big Vape’ docuseries on e-cigarette firm Juul

Netflix has ordered a new docuseries based on the book Big Vape: The Incendiary Rise Of Juul, by US journalist Jamie Ducharme. The adaptation will be directed and executive produced by RJ Cutler, who was behind Showtime’s Belushi and Billie Eilish: The World’s A Little Blurry for Apple TV+. Darryl Frank and Justin Falvey will exec produce […]