LATEST COMMISSIONING NEWS
US cable network E! has commissioned a Liz Hurley-fronted royal family drama that will be set and shot in the UK.
Discovery has ordered a Siberian reality series from Raw TV, the first commission to emerge after the indie was acquired by the factual broadcaster earlier this week.
Sky Living has recommissioned Tiger Aspect-comedy Mount Pleasant for a fourth series.
London Live has commissioned SoundClash, a 12-part live music show from music indie 3DD.
Prime Minister David Cameron has pledged to continue to back high-end film and TV tax credit breaks, claiming that they are “working so well”.
Discovery International has commissioned UK indie Objective Productions to make 10-part series The Mind Control Freaks.
Channel 4 has commissioned a one-off musical to coincide with the legalisation of same sex marriage.
ITV2 has ordered viral panel show from Irish indie Vision Independent Productions and Shed Media-backed Yalli Productions.
Waddell Media has been commissioned by Channel 4 to produce a season of films about the UK’s West African churches in the run-up to Easter.
Sky Arts has ordered its third run of Playhouse Presents comedies and dramas starring talent including Matthew Perry, Cara Delevingne and Ben Whishaw.
Dave is set for another batch of quirky storytelling after it recommissioned Tiger Aspect’s Crackanory.
Ant & Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway overtook The Voice UK for the first time this year on Saturday.
STV Productions has been commissioned to make a further four series of Antiques Road Trip for BBC1 and a fourth series of Celebrity Antiques Road Trip for BBC2.