CANNES, France — Set in the lap of luxury at the Halcyon Hotel in World War II-era London, Sony Pictures Television's "The Halcyon" may prove catnip to some of the same audiences that warmed to…
Left Bank Pictures
LONDON — Sony Pictures Television has sold the U.S. adaptation of drama “Mad Dogs” to more than 140 countries ahead of the series debut on Amazon in the U.S., U.K. and Germany on Friday. Across…
It’s official: Netflix has announced an initial order for “The Crown,” a drama about the interplay and political intrigue between Queen Elizabeth II and the British prime ministers spanning several…
LONDON — Sony Pictures Television has added to its stable of U.K. production companies with the launch of Scarlet Media, which is headed by producer Simon Andreae, who most recently worked for…
Left Bank Pictures, bought earlier this year by Sony, has tapped Film Four's Lila Rawlings as executive producer and development producer for film and TV.
The U.K. government has unveiled details of its tax credits for high-budget TV drama, laffers, docus, toonpics and vidgames, which will come into force in April.
LONDON -- Sony Pictures Television has taken a majority stake in U.K. production company Left Bank Pictures, its first move into scripted production in Blighty.
With the U.K. government set to introduce in April what's likely to be a generous tax incentive for big-budget TV productions, it appears that the sector, given a shot in the arm by the success of…
A miniseries based on the life of Nelson Mandela is in the works from South Africa's Out of Africa Entertainment, the U.K.'s Left Bank Pictures and Canada's Blue Ice Films.
Peers praise the Branagh brew
Anthony Hopkins and Judi Dench are in talks for the lead roles in "Italian Shoes," which Kenneth Branagh will direct.
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