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Polish programming deal for Power

UK-based indie producer and distributor Power has sold a package of its miniseries to Polskie Media. The deal with the Polsat-owned Polish broadcaster, which runs the TV4 and TV6 digital channels, covers several dramas, TV movies and miniseries. Titles in the deal include Air Force One Is Down, Treasure Island (pictured), Eve of Destruction and […]

Miniseries strike back

A few years ago, it looked like scripted miniseries were heading for the scrapheap. With networks favouring TV movies, returning series and fast-moving factual entertainment franchises, miniseries started to look expensive to produce and hard to schedule. Things are very different now, reports Andy Fry.   A run of well-received projects such as Rome, Pillars […]

Power sells event drama package to RTL

UK sales house Power has shopped a package of its event dramas to Croatian free-to-air broadcaster RTL Televizija. The package stretches to nine of the UK producer and distributor’s titles. Titles include end of the world miniseries Exploding Sun and Ring of Fire, which are both broadcasting in the US on ReelzChannel later this year; […]