Advanced Television


S4C International sales partnership with Axiom Media

S4C International has appointed Axiom Media as its exclusive sales representative for advertising and sponsorship. S4C, Wales’ national broadcaster, is a Welsh language television channel that shows over 115 hours a week of programmes including news, drama, documentaries, music, entertainment and children’s programmes. The partnership will come into effect on January 1st 2024. The deal will see Axiom selling all […]

October 2, 2023

Franses joins S4C as advisor

S4C Digital Media Limited has appointed Laura Franses as Advisor to the Commercial Growth Fund. This new fund, launches from October, as part of S4C’s commercial strategy and will provide funding in exchange for equity to Welsh companies which have high growth potential and are aligned with S4C’s aims. This offers investment monies to boost Welsh creative businesses […]

September 28, 2023

Yeti sets out to find Wales’s Best Junior Stylist for S4C

Yeti Television has announced its commission from S4C for a new competition series, Sêr Steilio (10 x 30’) which sees 27 children (aged 8-12) from Wales compete to be crowned the nation’s Best Junior Stylist. The series will be transmitted as part of S4C’s kids brand ‘Stwnsh’. Working to real world briefs, the junior stylists […]

September 14, 2023

Brown Bob Cymru hires Rosie as Creative Director

Brown Bob, the independent production company founded by Jacqueline Hewer and Nicki Gottlieb, has today confirmed Samantha Rosie as Creative Director, to head up their Cardiff base, Brown Bob Cymru. Sam is an experienced and award-winning programme maker, who has been committed to Welsh broadcasting for most of her professional life. She forged her career at the BBC in Wales, before becoming […]

September 11, 2023

Brown Bob announces new Cardiff base

Brown Bob, the independent production company based in London and founded in 2013 by Jacqueline Hewer and Nicki Gottlieb, has announced they are expanding with the opening of its Cardiff base, Brown Bob Cymru. The indie, whose ethos is “smart entertainment” has carved out a reputation in delivering high volume, returnable programmes. From fixed-rig factual […]

August 15, 2023

S4C International appoints Urquhart

S4C International has appointed Claire Urquhart to head up a new Commercial Content Fund. The fund, part of S4C International’s commercial line, will support projects with commercial potential including drama, premium factual and children’s content. It’s aim is to seek out creative partnerships that take bigger and bolder Welsh content out to the world. Urquhart […]

July 14, 2023

Ryan Reynolds curates Welsh Wednesdays on S4C

S4C have signed a commercial output deal with Hollywood actor and Wrexham AFC co-owner Ryan Reynolds. The Welsh language broadcaster S4C will provide six hours a week of Welsh language content curated by Reynolds for the Maximum Effort Channel, streamed on Welsh Wednesdays in a weekly takeover. The Maximum Effort Channel is a partnership between […]

June 26, 2023By Nik Roseveare

S4C to air Wales football matches until 2028

S4C will broadcast Wales’ senior men’s international football matches until 2028 in a new deal signed with partner Viaplay. Welsh language coverage will include the next two UEFA Nations League campaigns for 2024/25 and 2026/27, the FIFA World Cup 2026 qualifying matches and the UEFA Euro 2028 qualifying matches. Wales’ international friendly matches will also be […]

June 15, 2023

BBC Factual announces 2 new commissions

The BBC has announced two new factual commissions at Wales Screen Summit. Both commissions are being produced out of Cardiff and are being made by South Shore.  Catherine Catton, BBC Head of Commissioning, Factual Entertainment & Events, commeted: “These two new shows showcase the food, passion and creativity of people all across the UK and […]

May 16, 2023

Luke Evans headlines Wales Screen Summit

Afanti Events has announced that Hollywood A-List actor, Luke Evans, will headline the line up at the forthcoming Wales Screen Summit on 15-17 May 2023 at Cardiff’s Parkgate Hotel. The Welsh actor who has amassed a vast resume of acclaimed stage, television and film roles, will discuss his expansive career including his recent starring role in the BBC’s variety performance, Showtime […]

May 10, 2023