Grant Mansfield, the former CEO of Zodiak USA, has forged a new production company focused on reality and wildlife programming for the U.K. and United States. Plimsoll Prods. will be based in Bristol…
Lionsgate has promoted Kevin Beggs from president to chairman of the Lionsgate Television Group and signed him to five-year employment deal. Lionsgate currently has 30 series on 20 different…
All3Media America has named Amy Hussey the chief operating officer for the U.S. branch of the U.K.-headquartered independent production and distribution group. Hussey, previously the executive vice…
Smosh could be making the move to TV. Alloy Digital, the company behind the top-ranked YouTube channel, is in talks with multiple cable networks about finding a second home for the talent across…
After acquiring “Duck Dynasty” shingle Gurney Prods. in December, ITV has added another reality production company to its portfolio with the acquisition of High Noon Entertainment. High Noon, founded…
Skip Chasey, former EVP at Imagine Television, has joined WME's television Business Affairs Department. Chasey had been with Imagine for 15 years and played a pivotal role in growing Imagine's…
FremantleMedia North America has added Alex Demyanenko to the newly created post of senior veep of nonfiction development and programming. Demyanenko, a Shed Media alum, will oversee development and…
Lucha Libre AAA was founded in 1992 by Antonio Peña Herrada, and has become Mexico's dominant wrestling league with an audience of 1 million people who watch more than 1,000 live events per year.
Jane Millichip, managing director of the London arm of international TV distributor Zodiak Rights, is to leave in January.
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