C4 and AMC link for tech comedy format

Channel 4 and AMC are teaming to coproduce Loaded, a comedy format based on Keshet International’s Israeli series Mesudarim (pictured). The two broadcasters previously partnered for sci-fi drama Humans, which was a major ratings success in the UK, and are now reuniting on the 8x60mins Loaded, with Keshet UK and Hillbilly Television the other copro […]

West Wing producer to head Working Title US

Former West Wing producer Andrew Stearn has been named president of NBCUniversal International Studios-backed Working Title Television US. The former president of television at John Wells Productions comes after Working Title TV US’s executive VP, Gina Girolamo exited after less than a year to return to Gossip Girl producer Alloy Entertainment. Stearn is best known […]

News brief: Sky 1 returns to Yonderland

UK satellite channel Sky 1 HD has commissioned a second season of Yonderland, its surreal family comedy. The new season, which Working Title Television is again producing, will launch in 2015. Sky Vision has international sales rights. The announcement follows the recent commissions of 8pm unscripted shows Welcome to My Garden and The Sun Set […]