Ridley Scott is collaborating with the BBC on a feature docu inspired by feature "Life in a Day," which aims to create a self-portrait of the U.K. during a single day.
Market activity continued apace at Mipcom on Wednesday as international scripted series and formats continued to sell to buyers from around the globe.
Luc Besson's EuropaCorp has closed a flurry of pre-sales on "Transporter," the English-language series based on Besson's action film franchise.
"Flight of the Storks," Jan Kounen's first miniseries, is set to topline Rutger Hauer ("Hobo with a Shotgun") and Harry Treadaway ("Fish Tank").
Business continued at a brisk pace on day two of the Mipcom TV programming market in Cannes Tuesday.
Disney is poised to roll out its ABC TV On Demand offer to new platforms in the U.K. and across mainland Europe.
ITV Studios & ITV Studios Global Entertainment has concluded new commissions for its reality format "May the Best House Win" in Europe and Canada.
AMC/Sundance Channel Global has acquired rights to "The Slap," "Hell on Wheels," "Breaking Bad" and "Shannen Says."
The new cloud storage system Ultraviolet, which bows in the U.S. Oct. 11, will announce a global roll-out in the coming months with launches imminent in both the U.K. and Canada.
French companies Newen and Big Nose have teamed up to develop "Harry," a word game mixing strategy and chance.
Disney Media Distribution has unveiled a raft of sales on ABC Studios' thriller series "Missing," which has its world preem Monday at Mipcom.