BBC1 has commissioned a daytime series on the illegal sub-letting of council housing from Shine TV.
Disney is ramping up its commissioning strategy, with plans to add two or three scripted series a year to its growing slate of UK originations.
Channel 5 has supersized the third series of Knickerbockerglory’s fixed-rig format GPs: Behind Closed Doors.
STV Productions has gained access to several Scottish prisons to witness inmates’ first and final days in jail for Sky 1.
BBC1 has commissioned Sundog Pictures to produce a documentary about alcohol for its The Truth About… science strand.
Channel 4 has commissioned an undercover documentary on money laundering from Terror in the Mall filmmaker Dan Reed.
Lambent Productions has landed a development deal with Banijay International and revealed a slate of commissions including a US pilot with LA-based Bodega Pictures.
Elbow’s Guy Garvey is to front a BBC Music series for iPlayer.
UKTV has ordered a stand-up comedy clip show hosted by John Thomson in the guise of ‘PC Northern club comic’ character Bernard Righton.
All 4 has ordered a raft of shorts including its latest ad-funded series in partnership with Foster’s.
Twofour bagged two pieces of business from ITV ahead of being acquired by the commercial broadcaster this week.
ITV is to air Big Talk Productions’ 10-part series about the complex relationship between Harry Houdini and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle on ITV Encore.
Ben Fogle will lead a band of eight amateur anglers across four continents to compete in a fishing challenge for BBC2.
Aurora Media, the sports media company headed up by former IMG and Endemol executive Lawrence Duffy, has won a bulk motor-racing order from ITV as it bids to shake up the sports production market.
BBC2 will follow people with neurological conditions as they attempt to find work as part of a “groundbreaking” series from Optomen.
Channel 4 has confirmed that TFI Friday will return for a full eight-part series following the success of the anniversary show earlier this month.
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Classic gameshow Bullseye is the subject of a new Sky Vision Productions documentary for free-to-air channel Challenge.