Werner Film Productions

News round-up: eOne goes global with ‘The Newsreader’; Cosmos-Maya deals; ViacomCBS links with Morena

eOne takes The Newsreader global Entertainment One (eOne) has acquired international distribution rights to The Newsreader, the one-hour drama series set to air on the ABC in Australia. The six-part show, which has recently started filming in Melbourne, is from Werner Film Productions and is produced by Joanna Werner (Clickbait, Secret City) with creator Michael Lucas. […]

Former Netflix exec Eric Barmack links with ZDFE, Werner Film for Australian adaptation

Germany’s ZDF Enterprises (ZDFE), Werner Film Productions and Wild Sheep Content – the prodco launched by Netflix’s former head of global originals – have struck a development deal for a young adult scripted series. On The Jellicoe Road is being jointly developed by the three parties, with the proposed show based on the eponymous novel […]