Advanced Television

Lewis Hamilton

Apple lands Brad Pitt F1 movie

Apple Studios has confirmed a rights deal for the sought-after Formula One racing feature from Joseph Kosinski, Plan B Entertainment and Jerry Bruckheimer Films, starring Academy Award winner Brad Pitt. Kosinski is set to direct, and will produce the feature alongside seven-time Formula One champion Sir Lewis Hamilton, Plan B Entertainment, Jerry Bruckheimer and Chad […]

June 8, 2022

Extreme E extends DAZN deal

Electric SUV motorsport series Extreme E is renewing its partnership for Season 2 with global sports streaming platform DAZN. DAZN will air Extreme E’s events in Japan as well as its rest of world territories. This will include the live and on-demand streaming of the Championship’s five X Prix in 2022 as well as the […]

May 27, 2022By Colin Mann

Netflix orders more Formula 1: Drive to Survive

Netflix and Formula 1 have confirm that the popular docu-series, Formula 1: Drive to Survive, has been renewed for a 5th and 6th season on Netflix. The series has grown in popularity over time, with Season 4 attracting the biggest audience to date and breaking into Netflix’s weekly Top 10 in 56 countries. The new […]

May 6, 2022

F1 set for 2023 Vegas race

Liberty Media is taking its Formula 1 Grand Prix circus to Las Vegas next season. A 3.8 mile (6.12 km) spectacular circuit will be created for a 50-lap race sweeping past the neon lights of the Vegas ‘strip’ and speeds down the straits of some 212 mph (342 km/h). The race joins Miami and Austin […]

March 31, 2022By Chris Forrester

Forecast: $190m to be generated by F1 in 2022

Sponsorship remains key for the financial security of Formula 1 teams this year as 60 per cent of the teams competing boast an official title partner, says GlobalData. The data and analytics company notes that these partnerships are the most lucrative on offer and contribute the biggest sums to a team’s annual budget as a […]

March 23, 2022

Sky Sports F1 now in HDR

Sky Sports has announced that racing fans will be able to watch the 2022 Formula 1 season in High Dynamic Range (HDR) for the first time. The move marks Sky Sports’ latest step in its ambition to make HDR the new standard. Jonathan Licht, Managing Director of Sky Sports, commented: “We are pleased to bring the 2022 […]

March 17, 2022By Nik Roseveare

F1 teams up with Lenovo

Technology firm Lenovo has become an Official Partner of Formula 1 ahead of the upcoming 2022 season. The multi-year deal will see Lenovo’s technology used across Formula 1’s operations as it strives to bring the highest-level of racing and entertainment to its fanbase. Over the next few years, the partnership will involve Lenovo’s technology being […]

March 11, 2022By Colin Mann

Apple lands Lewis Hamilton doc

Apple has landed a new feature documentary about the life and career of seven-time Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton. The documentary will feature full access to Hamilton and his team, on and off the track, and an all-star cast of guest interviews. The documentary will be produced by Hamilton himse;f, Penni Thow, Box to […]

March 11, 2022

Singapore: 2022 F1 season on StarHub

StarHub has secured the rights to air the upcoming 2022 FIA Formula One World Championship. All StarHub Sports+ and Sports Pass subscribers can watch all races live at no extra cost, when the season commences on March 18th with the Formula 1 Gulf Air Bahrain Grand Prix at the Bahrain International Circuit. Following a successful […]

March 8, 2022

SPOTV extends broadcast deal with Extreme E

Extreme E, the electric off-road racing series, has renewed its broadcast partnership for Season 2 with SPOTV. The deal will see the sport for purpose Championship air live across Brunei, Cambodia, East Timor, Hong Kong, Laos, Macau, Mongolia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Vietnam, Malaysia, Thailand and Indonesia. In addition, Extreme E’s magazine programme, highlights, preview and […]

February 23, 2022