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ITV welcomes Oti Mabuse, Laura Whitmore & Katie Piper to weekends

ITV1 and ITVX have announced their 2023 weekend morning schedule, with two new lifestyle and entertainment series fronted by Oti Mabuse and Laura Whitmore and a second series commission for Katie Piper OBE. Produced by Cactus Television, the as yet unnamed series will debut across ITV1 and ITVX in the spring of this year, with […]

February 1, 2023

Kantar launches marketing effectiveness practice

Kantar, the marketing data and analytics company, has established a new marketing effectiveness practice to help brands determine their marketing strategy and measure the return on their investment. Based in the UK while advising clients globally, the new practice will be led by Dom Boyd, Managing Director UKI for Kantar Insights, and Richard McLeod, who […]

February 1, 2023

Michelle Obama: The Light Podcast coming to Audible

Audible, the creator and provider of audio storytelling, and Higher Ground have announced Michelle Obama: The Light Podcast releasing March 7th. This is the first Original project in the newly formed exclusive, worldwide, multi-project, multi-year first-look production deal between Audible and Higher Ground. Michelle Obama: The Light Podcast will be released weekly; each of the eight […]

February 1, 2023

ONE Channel expands Korean content offering with MBC

KC Global Media, the Asian entertainment network and multi-channel operator, has announced a content partnership with Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation (MBC), South Korea’s leading national broadcasting network, bringing more premium drama and variety shows to ONE. Fans can now enjoy all genres from MBC including romance fantasy series, Kokdu: Season of Deity, express within 24 hours […]

February 1, 2023

Lunar X acquires Sunnyside Up Studios

Lunar X, a media company dedicated to investing in and elevating digital-first content into global franchises, has announced the acquisition of Sunnyside Up Studios, an animation studio specialising in 2D and 3D children’s content, receiving over 2 billion YouTube views a year. Madrid-based Sunnyside Up Studios, founded by Elias Moreno, former YouTube Strategic Partner Manager, […]

January 31, 2023

Dalet solutions for Serie A football league

Dalet, a technology and service provider for media-rich organisations, and Italian partners EI Towers and CVE, have announced that the Lega Serie A Lissone-based production centre is using Dalet solutions to manage high-value sports content and production workflows. The top-flight Italian football league, which is one of the most valuable in the world in terms […]

January 31, 2023

Sky Max adds Hammond and Neville to entertainment slate

Sky Max has announced new commissions starring outstanding British talent, to returning favourites such as Rob and Romesh Vs S5, A League of Their Own S18 and A League of Their Own: Road Trip. Follow footballing legends Gary Neville, Roy Keane and Jamie Carragher on a trip like no other as they travel to different […]

January 31, 2023

Channel 4 commissions Andrew Tate doc

Channel 4 has commissioned 1×60’ documentary that will explore the rise of controversial social media star Andrew Tate. The 36-year-old American-born ex-kickboxer and adult entrepreneur Tate achieved global status on social media by lacing self-help techniques and get-rich-quick schemes with toxic misogyny. He gained millions of followers – largely young men – on TikTok and […]

January 31, 2023

Entain, SIS sign long term deal

Entain, the global sports betting, gaming and interactive entertainment group, and Sports Information Services (SIS), have entered a new long-term production, distribution, and content agreement, ensuring that Entain’s UK retail customers can enjoy content live from the most iconic horse racing events. The agreement provides Entain with a continued use of patented production technology from […]

January 31, 2023

Ateme exceeds low-latency video expectations for Cyta

Cyta (Cyprus Telecommunications Authority), a provider of integrated electronic communications in Cyprus, has installed a low-latency solution for encoding and packaging from Ateme, reducing latency for its premium OTT channels beyond its initial expectations. High latency can be a significant problem for OTT channels, particularly for sports coverage, where the delay from live streaming can […]

January 31, 2023