All Tiger Aspect articles – Page 8

  • Drunk History
    News

    Comedy Central to remake Drunk History

    2014-09-30T10:21:00Z

    Comedy Central UK is to pilot a British version of historical comedy format Drunk History – the first time the channel has reversioned a show which airs on its US sister network.

  • Marvellous
    Ratings

    Marvellous scores 1.5m

    2014-09-26T11:38:00Z

    THURSDAY: Peter Bowker’s BBC2 musical biopic Marvellous entertained 1.5m viewers – in line with Channel 4’s Educating the East End.

  • CRACKANORY
    Features

    Crackanory

    2014-09-25T07:18:00Z

    Provide picture and audio post services for the second series of the comedy show.

  • Crackanory
    Features

    Crackanory, Dave

    2014-09-18T07:24:00Z

    Dave’s storytelling series use a multi-purpose location to create new worlds on a budget

  • Rik Mayall on Crackanory
    Video

    VIDEO: Rik Mayall on Crackanory

    2014-09-10T09:24:00Z

    Comic Strip star Rik Mayall paid tribute to comic heroes including Spike Milligan, Peter Sellers and Kenneth Williams in a video for UKTV channel Dave recorded shortly before his death last month.

  • Marvellous
    News

    Fifty Fathoms beefs up exec team

    2014-09-09T13:54:00Z

    Luther and Peaky Blinders producer Katie Swinden has been appointed as creative director of Tiger Aspect umbrella indie Fifty Fathoms Productions.

  • commissions
    News

    Edinburgh TV Festival’s key commissions

    2014-08-28T07:31:00Z

    Broadcast picks the most interesting and significant shows unveiled at Edinburgh TV Festival

  • Fried
    News

    BBC3 cooks up chicken shop sitcom

    2014-08-26T13:20:00Z

    A sitcom set in a fried chicken shop, produced by Bwark and Two Brothers Pictures, is one of three comedies green-lit by BBC3.

  • Danny Cohen
    News

    BBC2 orders first transgender comedy

    2014-08-21T11:25:00Z

    BBC2 is preparing to launch what it claims is Britain’s first transgender sitcom and has bagged Jack Whitehall’s Backchat, its second BBC3 comedy.

  • Marvellous-(3)
    Behind The Scenes

    Marvellous, BBC2

    2014-06-26T07:02:00Z

    Peter Bowker’s BBC2 drama Marvellous gave young trainees from a range of backgrounds a chance to gain experience alongside the crew on a real TV production

  • Fortitude
    News

    Sky Vision recoups 'eye-watering' Fortitude investment

    2014-06-10T11:31:00Z

    Sky Vision has recouped its “eye-watering” investment in big-budget drama Fortitude after closing ten pre-sales for the Sky Atlantic series.

  • in the flesh
    News

    BBC3 to breathe new life into zombie genre

    2014-06-05T07:02:00Z

    BBC3 may be on the chopping block but it plans to innovate ahead of its move online with a Release The Hounds-style crossgenre zombie gameshow.

  • Fortitude
    News

    US network Pivot boards Fortitude

    2014-04-16T17:16:00Z

    US cable network Pivot has come on board Sky Atlantic’s big-budget drama Fortitude as a coproducer after striking a deal with Sky Vision.

  • Bluestone 42
    News

    BBC3 orders sitcoms prior to online move

    2014-03-20T07:49:00Z

    BBC3 is lining up a sitcom set in a young offenders’ institution and has recommissioned three of its biggest comedies as it begins to increase its online experimentation.

  • Marooned
    News

    Explorer Ed Stafford back at Discovery

    2014-03-17T12:32:00Z

    Explorer Ed Stafford will attempt to survive in some of the world’s most remote places in his latest extreme survival series for the Discovery Channel.  

  • Sophie Turner Laing
    News

    Sky to air 100 hours of scripted shows

    2014-03-14T10:04:00Z

    Sky will air over 100 hours of original scripted programming his year as part of its original content push.

  • HMRC_Lunn.jpg
    News

    Tiger Aspect meets the taxman for C4

    2014-03-10T18:05:00Z

    Channel 4 is to discover what makes the taxman tick in a three-part documentary series from Tiger Aspect.

  • Mount Pleasant
    News

    Sky Living back at Mount Pleasant

    2014-03-07T12:12:00Z

    Sky Living has recommissioned Tiger Aspect-comedy Mount Pleasant for a fourth series.

  • Pete Bowker
    News

    BBC2 plans Stoke City kit-man biopic

    2014-03-03T13:29:00Z

    Pete Bowker has penned a one-off BBC2 drama about a former Stoke City kit man, which will star Toby Jones and be directed by Entourage’s Julian Farino.

  • Crackanory
    News

    Dave reads more Crackanory

    2014-03-03T09:01:00Z

    Dave is set for another batch of quirky storytelling after it recommissioned Tiger Aspect’s Crackanory.