Yann Labasque

TF1 names new programming director

French broadcaster TF1 has named Fabrice Bailly as director of programming. The appointments adds responsibility for French fiction programming to his existing portfolio, including live shows, arts and kids programming. Bailly will report to Jean-François Lancelier, director-general of broadcasting, programming and production at TF1 Group. The TF1 channel’s programming team will now comprise Bailly, Yann […]

TF1 making first animated series

The production arm of French commercial broadcaster TF1 is making its first animated series, Mini Ninjas. The show will be made by TF1 Production and French production and distribution group Cyber Group Studios. Cyber Group will handle international sales of the series, which is based on the eponymous video game from Square Enix. Italian public […]