In-demand chart: Norway (January 1-7, 2017)

Skam was undeniably the most unexpected Norwegian drama series to make international headlines last year. The in-house NRK drama, originally produced for the pubcaster’s web platforms and for teenage girls, suddenly became a worldwide sensation after building the brand on linear channels, with national newspapers around the world writing column inches on it throughout 2016. […]

Stargate’s Wright making Netflix sci-fi show

US streaming service Netflix and Corus Entertainment Canadian specialty channel Showcase are joining forces for Travelers, a sci-fi series from Stargate creator Brad Wright. Peacock Alley is producing the series, which will shoot in the Canadian city of Vancouver. Netflix will take the exclusive rights internationally, with Showtime launching it in Canada. Set hundreds of […]