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ITN hires new executive producers

ITN Productions has hired two new executive producers to join its production team: Emmy-nominated series producer and director Nadya Mahdi and BAFTA-nominated programme-maker Jeremy Daldry. Mahdi, a specialist in News, Current Affairs and Factual content for the last 20 years, will take on the Executive Producer role working across genres including true crime, talent-led series and topical programming. […]

August 22, 2023

ITN readies WCH production

World Athletics Productions, the joint venture between World Athletics and ITN, is in the final week of rigging for production ahead of the World Athletics Championships (WCH) in Budapest, which begins on August 19th. ITN’s expertise in live broadcast production will be reflected in the technical set up in Budapest and new innovations this year […]

August 15, 2023

C4 renews ITN deal for news

Channel 4 has confirmed that it has renewed its contract with ITN to supply Channel 4 News until December 2026. The deal ensures that ITN’s Channel 4 News bulletins will remain at the heart of the Channel 4 schedule, delivering on its remit to cover UK and international stories and investigations, to demonstrate innovation and […]

April 17, 2023

Channel 5 commissions Vanished from ITN Productions

Channel 5 has commissioned ITN Productions to make a new 4 x 60’ weekly series, Vanished, focussing on people who have gone missing across the UK. Presented live by 5 News’ Dan Walker, it will focus on current stories of missing persons as well as cases from the past few years. Every 90 seconds someone […]

March 2, 2023

Channel 5 extends Jeremy Vine deal

Channel 5 has agreed a new five-year deal with ITN to produce both 5 News and Jeremy Vine in an extension of the current agreement between the two parties. The deal will enable Channel 5 to maintain its existing Ofcom commitment to deliver a minimum of 280 hours of news each calendar year. The hour-long […]

January 19, 2023

ITV to air exclusive Prince Harry interview

ITV will show an exclusive interview with Prince Harry, The Duke of Sussex, on January 8th in which he will talk in-depth to Tom Bradby, journalist and ITV News at Ten presenter, covering a range of subjects including his personal relationships, never-before-heard details surrounding the death of his mother, Diana, and a look ahead at […]

January 3, 2023

Sunset+Vine names Mannick Head of Digital

Sports media company, Sunset+Vine, has announced that Raj Mannick will join the company as Head of Digital. Mannick will start the role in January 2023 with a remit to accelerate the growth of the digital side of the business. He will be responsible for building on the company’s track record in providing a range of […]

December 13, 2022

Memnon appoints Laferriere-Vitali as global head of sales

Memnon, the global media preservation and migration services provider, has appointed Catherine Laferriere-Vitali as its new global head of sales. She steps up from her previous role with Memnon as head of sales and international content licensing for Europe, which she has held since joining the company in 2018. With more than 20 years’ experience […]

December 7, 2022

Gilmore joining ITN Productions

Dan Gilmore is joining ITN Productions as Development Executive. Gilmore, who previously worked as a development producer for Firecracker and Maverick, will sit across the entire ITNP slate, helping to drive development day-to-day, and will work directly to Creative Director Georgina Mantle as her deputy. He will join the company on December 5th. ITN Productions […]

December 1, 2022

Channel 5 commissions ITN for live debate special

Channel 5 has commissioned ITN Productions to produce a one-off live debate hosted by Jeremy Vine focusing on the anger, anxiety and the massive issues currently engulfing Britain. Millions of people feel like they have had enough and they’re all desperately wanting answers. The studio audience will be discussing and debating why people can’t heat, […]

September 1, 2022