Tin Star; Harlots; Clique; McMafia; Guerilla
After adapting novels such as The Wings Of The Dove and Drive for film, screenwriter Hossein Amini’s first television adaptation is BBC1 gangster drama McMafia, based on Misha Glenny’s non-fiction book about the globalisation of organised crime.
Fortitude – the first big-budget drama distributed internationally by Sky Vision – was a global hit, selling to linear broadcasters and SVoD services around the world.
The social pressures of early university years – not to mention the hormones – have served as fertile ground for comedies such as Fresh Meat, which enjoyed four series on Channel 4.
Monumental Pictures co-founder Alison Owen is fond of saying that feminist period drama Harlots is authentically told from the “whore’s eye view”.