Marco Frazier, former Senior VP of International Distribution for Digital & New Platforms at AMC Networks, has joined the UK-based entertainment company Pantomimus Media as Head of Corporate Development. Frazier will work directly with Pantomimus’ Managing Director Roberto Ricci to expand The Red Harlequin franchise across multiple platforms worldwide.
Frazier commented: “I am delighted to work alongside Roberto, a true visionary and the creative talent behind The Red Harlequin. I have been deeply impressed by how he and his team have brought this unique series to life and look forward to bringing it to viewers around the world.”
Ricci added: “I have known Marco for over twenty years and have always been impressed by his professionalism and long-standing TV industry expertise. His wealth of experience in content distribution across traditional and new platforms comes at a great time for The Red Harlequin.”
Frazier has over 20 years’ experience leading distribution and business development across the globe for international programmers and broadcasters. Prior to joining Pantomimus, Frazier managed international distribution for AMC Networks as its Senior VP of International Distribution for Digital & New Platforms. He was the first senior AMC executive to be based outside of the USA, and was also part of the original management team for ESPN in EMEA following the broadcaster’s sale of its Eurosport holding. Frazier has worked extensively with SVOD services and maintains strong relationships with digital media platforms and virtual MVPDs such as Amazon and YouTube TV, in the US and internationally..
The Red Harlequin is an epic fantasy drama being developed for TV with Rick Porras (co-producer of The Lord of the Rings) and Showrunner Robert Butler (Co-creator of the BBC/DHX Creeped Out anthology series).