All RTÉ articles – Page 9

  • 1916
    Features

    Hot Picks: 1916

    2016-03-30T18:26:00Z

    Distributor RTÉ Global Producer Coco Productions Length 3 x 60 minutes Broadcaster RTÉ (Ireland) It’s now 100 years since the Easter Rising, when armed Irish Republicans seized key locations in Dublin and proclaimed an Irish Republic. Irish public broadcaster RTÉ aired three-part ...

  • Serena
    Features

    Hot Picks: Factual

    2016-03-30T18:25:00Z

    Serena Williams and Morgan Freeman feature in the hottest factual shows.

  • Little Astro Boy
    Features

    Hot Picks: Little Astro Boy

    2016-03-30T17:24:00Z

    Hot on the heels of a number of British heritage kids’ TV properties bought back for a modern audience comes this French/Japanese co-production, Little Astro Boy.

  • Wolf Creek
    Features

    Hot Picks: Wolf Creek

    2016-03-30T07:31:00Z

    Distributor Zodiak Rights Producers Screentime; Emu Pictures Length 6 x 60 minutes Broadcaster Stan (Australia) The horror genre has been slashing through the schedules of broadcasters around the world for several years, with series such as The Walking Dead and American Horror ...

  • Howard Dixon
    News

    ATG Danmon adds to management team

    2016-03-24T11:05:00Z

    Systems integrator ATG Danmon UK has appointed Howard Dixon to the role of project manager.

  • terry-wogan
    News

    Tributes flood in for Sir Terry Wogan

    2016-02-01T10:49:00Z

    Tributes have been paid to Sir Terry Wogan, with Radio 2 controller Bob Shennan calling him “one of the greatest radio hosts this country has ever heard,” and ITV director of television Kevin Lygo praising his sense of family.

  • Generation Foundation
    News

    C4 commissions make-up doc

    2016-01-28T11:27:00Z

    Channel 4 has commissioned Northern Irish indie Big Mountain Productions to produce a film exploring the world of make-up masters. 

  • VET
    News

    Molinare moves east with deal for VET's post production division

    2015-12-10T16:55:00Z

    Molinare has acquired the post-production division of Hoxton-based VET.

  • Turks and Caicos
    News

    In brief: NBCU; Kudos; Creative Skillset; Neighbours; UKTV; Adele

    2015-11-19T12:35:00Z

    NBCU has struck a deal with the producer of Harry Potter, Kudos has hired a Carnival development exec and Creative Skillset is hunting aspiring series producers. Click for more

  • ITV The London Studios
    News

    In brief: Sniggaz; Plimsoll order; BBC and RTÉ tie-up

    2015-10-22T12:01:00Z

    ITV2 changes the working title of an upcoming sketch show amid controversy, while Plimsoll follows Super Dogs for Channel 4.

  • coronation-st-3
    News

    ITV eyes assault on Irish market

    2015-10-22T07:07:00Z

    ITV’s acquisition of UTV Television could open the door for the broadcaster to launch a major assault on the Irish TV market.

  • successville
    News

    In brief: David Walliams; Murder in Succesville; RTÉjr; Ofcom

    2015-10-15T13:01:00Z

    David Walliams has secured a King Bert commission for Channel 4 while BBC3’s Murder In Successville is to return for a second run on BBC3.

  • zig-and-zag-image-color_final_v02_b
    Features

    Cross-border boost for Belfast

    2015-10-01T08:26:00Z

    The city’s animation industry is thriving as companies take advantage of new funding models and tax credits from both the UK and Ireland.

  • Voice of Ireland
    News

    Irish indie exits Banijay

    2015-09-30T14:28:00Z

    Irish indie Screentime ShinAwil has undergone a management buy-out from international production Banijay.

  • Partners in Crime
    News

    Partners in Crime co-producer hires UK chief

    2015-09-29T09:55:00Z

    Partners In Crime co-producer RLJ Entertainment has hired former Fremantle Media exec Shane Murphy as managing director of its UK production business.

  • Bob Geldof
    News

    RTÉ1 orders 50 new shows

    2015-08-17T12:15:00Z

    Irish public broadcaster RTÉ1 has unveiled over 50 new shows as part of its autumn slate including a raft of UK co-productions and commissions for British indies.

  • Rebellion
    News

    RTE drama to explore Easter Uprising

    2015-05-22T10:27:00Z

    RTÉ head of drama Jane Gogan has ordered a drama series about the 1916 Easter Uprising from Zodiak Media-owned indie Touchpaper Television.

  • Terror_at_the_Mall
    Features

    The year’s best archive docs

    2015-05-14T09:24:00Z

    Ahead of next week’s ceremony announcing the winners of the 2015 Focal International Awards, Broadcast casts an eye over the films nominated in the main categories

  • Zig and Zag
    News

    Zig and Zag set for CBBC return

    2015-04-14T12:33:00Z

    Zig and Zag are set for a return to TV after CBBC ordered an animated series starring The Big Breakfast’s alien puppet duo.

  • peter-rhodes
    The Broadcast Interview

    Peter Rhodes, Reed Midem

    2015-04-09T07:31:00Z

    Rhodes tells Peter White about the outrageous characters who attended the market and how much has changed over 30 years