Oz Thriller Gets North America Deal; Channel 5/Acorn TV Team On Series; Hat Trick-Cardiff Productions Pact — Global Briefs

Australian Thriller Gets North America Deal EXCLUSIVE: Gravitas Ventures has acquired rights to Australian indie feature film Rage for VOD release in North America and a Vimeo On Demand release in Australia from February 23rd, 2021. Matt Theo (Night Shift), Hayley … Read more…

European Shooting Stars 2021; NENT Group Chair; German Films U.S. Program; BBC Sounds Joins Sky — Global Briefs

European Shooting Stars 2021 This year’s ten European Shooting Star actors are Seidi Haarla (Finland), Nicolas Maury (France), Albrecht Schuch (Germany), Natasa Stork (Hungary), Fionn O’Shea (Ireland), Žygimantė Elena Jakštaitė (Lithuania), Martijn Lakemeier (The Netherlands), Sara Klimoska (North Macedonia), Alba … Read more…

‘Gogglebox’ Co-Creator Leaves Studio Lambert; Women In Film & TV UK CEO; 101 Films Inks JV With New Distributor — UK Briefs

‘Gogglebox’ Co-Creator Leaves Studio Lambert Tania Alexander, a 12-year Studio Lambert executive who oversees Gogglebox, is leaving the All3Media-owned producer. The director of factual entertainment’s somewhat abrupt departure comes part-way through Gogglebox’s current series on Channel 4, during which it … Read more…

Banijay Rejigs Exec Team; ‘Trickster’ North America Deals; ‘Moominvalley’ Third Season; Inez Milholland Biopic — Global Briefs

Banijay Executive Team Banijay has set its leadership plans for Creative Networks, with James Townley and Lucas Green remaining in the business to lead the central content team. Both will report to Chief Executive Officer, Marco Bassetti. In the revised … Read more…

Mipcom Briefs: ‘All Creatures Great & Small’ Sales; ‘Wynonna Earp’ Lands In Europe; Sky Swoops For ‘Yusuf Hawkins’

The virtual Mipcom begins in earnest today and, although the industry is not gathering in Cannes, there is still a glut of news as studios announce sales. Deadline will keep this page updated with some of the day’s most notable … Read more…

George Clooney Joins London Film Festival Lineup; Great Point Deal For Wales’ Seren Studio – UK Briefs

George Clooney Joins LFF Lineup The BFI London Film Festival has added a virtual Screen Talk with George Clooney who will discuss his career and latest feature The Midnight Sky. The event will be free to access both in the … Read more…

Ava DuVernay, Jane Tranter, Ted Hope Join LFF; ‘The Gypsy Bride’ Director; Fudge Park/BBC Studios Deal; Topic Acquires Cineflix Series — Global Briefs

Lonon Film Festival Lineup Revealed The LFF has revealed its industry program, with speakers including Ava DuVernay, Jane Tranter, Ted Hope and Sundance director Tabitha Jackson. James Schamus will be take part in a panel discussion as part of the … Read more…

Studiocanal Promotions; LFF Adds ‘One Night In Miami’; ViacomCBS Backs Spanish Series; VICE Jack The Ripper Doc – Global Briefs

Studiocanal has promoted Anne Cherel from Head of International Sales to EVP Global Sales & Distribution. She will oversee the company’s international sales of TV and features and report into CEO Anna Marsh. London-based Beatriz Campos has been promoted from … Read more…

‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ Gets Dutch Version; HBO Asia Original Sci-Fi ‘Dream Raider’ First Trailer; Movie ‘A Love Yarn’ Underway In New Zealand — Global Briefs

A new version of RuPaul’s Drag Race is coming to the Netherlands later this year via format owner World Of Wonder, broadcaster RTL and Dutch firm Vincent TV. Drag Race Holland (8×60’) will feature ten Dutch drag queens who take … Read more…

Netflix UK Chief Anne Mensah Takes RTS Role; ‘Come Dine With Me’ Adapted In Middle East; Emilia Clarke Joins Edinburgh Lineup — Global Briefs

Netflix’s UK vice president of original series Anne Mensah is to chair the Royal Television Society’s Craft & Design Awards. The awards, which take place in November, are now open for entries and a Casting Award has been added as … Read more…

Watch live: Gov. Andrew Cuomo briefs press on the coronavirus as NY pushes deeper into reopening

On Thursday, Cuomo said New York will allow five central and upstate regions to move to phase three of reopening on Friday, permitting restaurants to reopen for indoor dining as well as other businesses. Europe News BEST DEAL UPDATE: SPECIAL … Read more…

Watch live: New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo briefs press on the coronavirus amid nationwide protests over George Floyd killing

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Watch live: New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo briefs press on the coronavirus amid nationwide protests over George Floyd killing

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