At Kyiv Media Week 2019, BBC Studios announced its first ever format sale to Lithuania after an agreement was struck with Lithuanian National Radio and Television (LRT) for Dancing with the Stars.
BBC Studios Production, the UK’s most awarded producer, has appointed Bodyguard Producer Priscilla Parish as Head of Drama.
Inspired by Sir Terry Pratchett’s bestselling “Discworld” novels Adam Hugill, Jo Eaton-Kent, Marama Corlett, Lara Rossi and Sam Adewunmi join cast ahead of start of production on September 30
BBC Studios is recommissioned to produce more series of Daytime Crime Dramas Shakespeare and Hathaway – Private Investigators and Father Brown
BBC Studios has been recommissioned to produce two more series of the hit Daytime crime dramas Shakespeare and Hathaway – Private Investigators and Father Brown.
Jon Penn appointed Executive Vice President, APAC as BBC Studios creates Asia-Pacific Regional Business
BBC Studios has brought its Asia and Australia & New Zealand regions together to create a newly formed Asia-Pacific (APAC) regional business comprising its international sales and distribution business, under the leadership of Jon Penn, formerly Managing Director, Australia & New Zealand, BBC Studios.
Popular TV presenter and producer Daphne Paez is to host a special BBC Earth branded block on Cignal’s One News Channel from Saturday, 7 September 2019, showcasing some of the work of the world’s foremost factual filmmakers.
A Premium High Volume Short-Form Series from Clerkenwell Films
BBC Studios has secured its first YouTube Originals commission and is producing The Edge of Science, starring presenter, podcaster and science enthusiast Rick Edwards and YouTube stuntman, inventor and filmmaker Colin Furze.
BBC Studios appoints Commercial Director roles for Branded Services across Sub-Saharan Africa, and Central and Eastern Europe
BBC Studios today announced the appointments of Pierre Cloete and Zbigniew Pruski as Commercial Directors for Branded Services, Sub-Saharan Africa, and Central and Eastern Europe respectively.
BBC Studios has brought its international sales and distribution business, encompassing content sales, branded services and ancillaries, together into a single global distribution group with Paul Dempsey taking the role of President, Global Distribution
BBC Studios Science Unit wins its first Channel 5 commissions - Why Do I Put On Weight? and Why Can’t I Sleep? (w/t)
BBC Studios Science Unit is announcing its first Channel 5 commissions – Why Do I Put On Weight? and Why Can’t I Sleep? (working title).
BBC Studios and Independent to develop drama series based on the life of infamous British drug smuggler Howard Marks
BBC Studios and Independent are set to develop a drama series on the extraordinary life of infamous drug smuggler, Howard Marks based on his own international best-selling and now iconic autobiography, MR NICE.
BBC Studios Natural History Unit to make major six-part ocean life documentary series for National Geographic
BBC Studios Productions has secured its first National Geographic commission - MISSION OCEANX (working title).
BBC Studios Productions, the UK’s most awarded producer, has appointed Josh Cole as Head of Comedy.
Top Gear is launching three original films that will allow anyone with a smartphone or tablet to experience the thrill of piloting three very different and totally inappropriate stunt vehicles to perform audacious jumps over a music festival, a supermarket carpark and a petrol station, all in stunning 360 video.
BBC Studios wins a further commission from Channel 5 – The Bust (working title) produced by BBC Studios Unscripted Productions
Channel 5 has commissioned The Bust (working title) from BBC Studios, a 4 x 60’ multi-access crime series exploring the frontline of Britain’s biggest crime raids. Viewers will get a glimpse into the illicit world of hoodlums, fraudsters and career criminals and the teams who bring them to justice.
BBC Studios wins its first production commission in China - landmark factual series One Cup, A Thousand Stories
BBC Studios has won its first fully-funded production commission in China, a brand new landmark factual series for Migu, China Mobile's only digital content subsidiary, telling the remarkable story of tea and its impact on China and other civilisations around the world.
Record returns to the BBC of £243 million EBITDA up 51% year on year at £159 million New deal with Migu for landmark documentary announced today Almost 300 award nominations and 79 wins for BBC Studios-produced content 15 new third party commissions secured in the year across a range of broadcasters and SVODs Post year-end acquisition of UKTV Multi-year content partnerships secured with Discovery for factual and extended with China’s Tencent for natural history