Multimedia entertainment studio Electus will launch a new division called Electus Latino based out of Mexico City, Variety has learned exclusively. The division will create and produce new original…
CANNES – Two big "Ds" – Dramas, Digital – look set to galvanize much Croisette business, as well as multiple conference panels, at next week's Cannes Mip TV, which catches part of the international…
Amazon Studios has cast its yet-untitled original series about Giacomo Casanova, the legendary 18th century lover and spy, and set France's Jean-Pierre Jeunet (“Amélie,” “The City of Lost Children”)…
Netflix has ordered “Flaked,” a comedy series starring Will Arnett to premiere worldwide in 2016. The eight-episode comedy, set in the insular world of Venice, Calif., centers on a self-appointed…
Corie Henson has been named exec vice prez of unscripted TV at Electus, the entertainment studio formed by Ben Silverman. She will report to Electus CEO Chris Grant. Henson joins Electus from ABC…
Amazon Studios has ordered a pilot for tyke show “Maker Shack Agency” from Electus Studios. Live-action project, aimed at kids ages 6-11, follows the exploits of a 13-year-old inventor and his two…
Nick Meyer's Sierra/Affinity banner is diving into the fast-growing arena of internationally focused TV production and distribution.
Starz is partnering with the Weinstein Co. and Electus on new original series "Marco Polo," with an eye toward a premiere in the second half of 2013.
Ben Silverman has tapped longtime lieutenant Chris Grant to serve as CEO of his fast-growing Electus production and distribution company as it prepares for a growth spurt in its content operations.
Ben Silverman has found another international TV format to bring to the U.S.
Ben Silverman can circle the globe now. His multimedia studio Electus said Tuesday it is purchasing Engine Entertainment to help with worldwide sales of TV, film and digital content from Electus.