Bad Wolf lines up British-Vogue drama with Alexandra Shulman

A Discovery of Witches producer Bad Wolf is set to develop a drama based on British Vogue in the 90s. The series will follow the cultural events that took place in the UK in the 90s through the prism of the fashion title. It travels through the death of grunge to the rise of New Labour, […]

BBC Two gets in Vogue

UK terrestrial BBC Two has commissioned an observational documentary about British fashion magazine Vogue as it nears its centenary year. Simon Chinn’s Lightbox will produce the 2x60mins series in association with Richard Macer’s Platform Productions. The doc will explore the magazine’s role and influence in the UK, with filming taking place at fashion shows around […]

Comment: Are newspaper giants the new pay TV channels?

The news back in September that Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos had bought the iconic Washington Post newspaper for a paltry US$250 million – a fraction of what the paper was once worth – resounded through the media world like a thunderbolt. Although reaction was mixed the prevailing view was that Bezos had a track record […]