Fremantle gets ‘Satisfaction’

Company nabs Australian drama

FremantleMedia has bought the rights to Aussie drama “Satisfaction,” the first skein from Roger Simpson’s Lonehand Prods. Shingle.

Simpson, once part of top team Simpson-Le Mercier (“Stingers,” “Halifax f.p.”), has chosen the world of high-class escorts for his shingle’s first outing; racy skein will air Down Under on paybox Foxtel.

Bow coincides with the launch of premium feevee channel Showcase, which will be a home for local and international drama.

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