Walter Presents


Channel 4 & Walter Presents land Global Screen drama trio for UK & North America

Channel 4 and Walter Presents in the UK have picked up Global Screen dramas Hostage, The Palace and The New Front, with two of the series also set to become available in North America. Swedish six-part thriller Hostage, which has been created by Karin Fahlén and produced by Kärnfilm, explores a plane hijack and has […]

News round-up: BritBox Int’l & Acorn TV pick up ‘Granite Harbour’; France TV, RAI & RTBF enter ‘The Age Of Anger’; ‘Baltic Crimes’ sells into 95 countries

BritBox Int’l & Acorn TV pick up ‘Granite Harbour’ BritBox International in the US and Canada and Acorn TV in Australia and New Zealand have picked up British crime drama Granite Harbour, following deals with Eccho Rights. Produced by LA Productions, in association with Dopamine, the series launched on BBC1 and BBC Scotland in December […]

MHZ in US & UK’s Walter Presents among new deals for Belgian drama ‘Pandore’

SBS in Australia, Walter Presents in the UK & Ireland, MHZ in the US and Canada and Telus Presents in Canada have all acquired season one of Belgian political drama Pandore. Originally produced by Artemis Productions for RTBF, and co-directed and co-written by Savina Dellicour, Anne Coesens and Vania Leturcq, the 10 x 52-minute French-language […]

News round-up: NHK & Walter Presents engage with ‘Bright Minds’; WBD EMEA picks up ‘Toad & Friends’; UK’s Peanut & Crumb expands audio push

NHK & Walter Presents engage with ‘Bright Minds’ Japanese pubcaster NHK and non-English language platform Walter Presents are among a slew of international buyers to strike deals for crime drama Bright Minds with France TV Distribution. Produced by JLA Productions, and originally airing on France 2, the series follows an autistic woman who works as […]

SBS Oz, Walter Presents & SundanceTV visit ITVS Finland’s ‘Helsinki Crimes’

Australia’s SBS and SundanceTV in Spain are among buyers of Helsinki Crimes, the drama from ITV Studio (ITVS) Finland. SBS has claimed rights for its on demand service in Oz, while the show will be available in the UK and Ireland via Walter Presents. The drama is based on the best-selling novels of Finnish writer, Matti […]

Walter Presents strikes C More deal in the Nordics

Non-English language drama streamer Walter Presents has inked a two-year deal that will see its service becoming available to subscribers of Nordic SVOD platform C More. The agreement – applicable in Sweden, Denmark, Norway and Finland – includes an 80-hour collection of shows from Walter Presents, encompassing eight first-run and exclusive series. This will then grow […]

Drama round up: Netflix orders Brazilian thriller; ViacomCBS acquires NBCU’s ‘FBI’; Starzplay renews ‘BMF’

Netflix orders Brazilian thriller Netflix has commissioned Olhar Indiscreto, an original Brazilian psychological thriller set to debut next year. Produced by Mixer Films, the series is created and written by Marcela Citterio, with a cast headed by Débora Nascimento. Luciana Oliveira directs, with a screenplay adapted by Camila Raffanti. It tells the story of Miranda […]

Walter Presents expands into Latin America via CiND!E

Global drama streaming brand Walter Presents is expanding into Latin America with an upcoming launch on DMD’s streaming service CiND!E. DMD is a global distributor of indie content with its TVOD and EST service reaching more than 36 million homes across Mexico, Colombia, Chile, Uruguay, Paraguay and Brazil. Walter Presents, which offers a curated selection […]

Walter Presents brings Spanish drama ‘La Otra Mirada’ to North America

Global drama streaming brand Walter Presents has acquired the rights to Spanish series La Otra Mirada for the US and Canada. The deal includes two seasons of the series, which is produced by Spanish broadcaster RTVE for its La 1 network. The show will be available on the Walter Presents platform via PBS Masterpiece on […]

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