All Warner Bros Television Productions UK articles – Page 6

  • Dee Robertson
    News

    Sony hires Warner Bros sales exec

    2016-09-05T11:33:00Z

    Sony Pictures Television has bolstered its UK distribution team with the hire of Warner Bros exec Dee Robertson.

  • Harry Hill
    News

    Top talent beefs up ITV entertainment

    2016-08-25T18:13:00Z

    Harry Hill, Dawn French and Jack Dee are all fronting new shows for ITV as the broadcaster beefs up its entertainment and comedy slate.

  • 500 Questions
    Ratings

    Slow start for 500 Questions

    2016-08-23T10:47:00Z

    MONDAY: ITV’s stripped gameshow 500 Questions got off to an underwhelming start – beaten by the fourth series opener of Ripper Street on BBC2.

  • Inglefield
    News

    ITV orders sex transition doc series

    2016-08-17T12:27:00Z

    ITV will delve into the world of gender surgery in a Renegade Pictures and Storyvault Films co-production.

  • First Dates
    Ratings

    First Dates slips below 1m

    2016-08-10T11:23:00Z

    TUESDAY: First Dates struggled to woo 1m viewers on its return to the schedule – up against tough competition from a slot-winning performance from BBC2’s Olympics coverage.

  • News

    C4 orders second First Dates spin-off

    2016-07-20T09:31:00Z

    Channel 4 has commissioned a second First Dates spin-off from Twenty Twenty Productions.

  • Kate Teckman / Nicola Lloyd
    News

    Sue Murphy staffs up ITV fact ent team

    2016-07-11T12:45:00Z

    ITV factual entertainment chief Sue Murphy has made her first hires – recruiting the commissioner of Channel 4’s Grand Designs and Embarrassing Bodies and the First Dates executive producer.

  • lethal_weapon_itv
    News

    Lethal Weapon heads to ITV

    2016-07-04T12:20:00Z

    ITV has acquired the TV remake of Mel Gibson and Danny Glover’s classic cop flick Lethal Weapon.

  • Julia Harrington
    News

    Renegade hires ex-C4 commissioner

    2016-06-30T11:07:00Z

    The Tribe indie Renegade Pictures has appointed former Channel 4 commissioning editor Julia Harrington to the newly created role of director of factual and factual drama.

  • Canicross
    News

    BBC2 commissions canine competition format

    2016-06-17T16:05:00Z

    Wall to Wall is to produce an ambitious canine competition format inspired by Canicross – a man and dog cross country sport - for BBC2 after being brought an idea by Hastings-based indie Ten66.

  • UK's Part-Time Band
    Ratings

    Part-Time Band opens on BBC4

    2016-06-06T12:51:00Z

    FRIDAY: BBC4 talent contest UK’s Best Part-Time Band struck up with an audience of 300,000.

  • Alex Graham
    News

    Alex Graham and Michael Jackson in production talks

    2016-06-06T09:58:00Z

    Wall to Wall founder Alex Graham is in discussions with former Channel 4 executive Michael Jackson over the creation of a new production company, as well as eyeing investment opportunities with the founders of All3Media.

  • Lisa Clark
    News

    Lisa Clark resurfaces at Eurotrash

    2016-05-18T12:46:00Z

    Short-lived Top Gear executive producer Lisa Clark is to take charge of the Channel 4 reboot of Eurotrash.

  • Eurotrash
    News

    The story behind Eurotrash’s return

    2016-05-12T07:10:00Z

    Rabbit show-jumping, naked Germans and singing dogs could be returning to Channel 4 after the broadcaster resurrected late-night magazine show Eurotrash as part of its Brexit referendum coverage.

  • Tracey Metro
    News

    C5 resurrects House Doctor for daytime push

    2016-05-05T07:05:00Z

    Channel 5 is resurrecting makeover format House Doctor as part of a multi-million pound move back into original daytime commissioning.

  • TGAM007_The-Grumeti-Security-Guards-and-Ben-Fogle
    Behind The Scenes

    Ben Fogle: The Great African Migration, C5

    2016-04-22T13:17:00Z

    Capturing a year in the life of four wildebeest over just 40 days’ filming was no small undertaking, discovered Natalie Wilkinson

  • Little Big Shots
    News

    Mike Darnell lifts lid on Little Big Shots

    2016-04-07T07:05:00Z

    US television chief Mike Darnell has lifted the lid on Little Big Shots, the hit Warner Bros format that has been acquired by ITV, and argued that producers are finally beginning to harness the power of viral internet talent.

  • Little Big Shots
    News

    ITV swoops for Little Big Shots

    2016-04-04T09:40:00Z

    ITV has swooped for the rights to Warner Bros’ hit US kids talent format Little Big Shots.

  • Little Big Shots
    News

    Wall to Wall preps UK version of smash US talent show

    2016-03-22T12:58:00Z

    Wall to Wall has begun pitching a UK version of NBC’s kids talent format Little Big Shots after it became the biggest non-scripted show in the US in over four years.

  • Indian Summers
    News

    Drama indie revenues rocket

    2016-03-17T07:02:00Z

    The revenues of the UK’s top five drama indies rocketed by a third last year, boosted by global appetite for English-language drama and the flow of inter national money into production.