Fremantle’s Dancing Ledge Appoints MD; Smithsonian Uncovers The ‘Kaiser’s Superfleet’ — Global Briefs
Dancing Ledge, the drama producer 25% owned by Fremantle, has promoted govt producer Chris Carey to the newly-created position of managing director. He’ll work alongside CEO Laurence Bowen having joined Dancing Ledge final yr after spells producing exhibits together with Les Misérables. Dancing Ledge’s present slate contains Martin Freeman sequence The Responder and novichok drama The Salisbury Poisonings, that are each being made for the BBC, in addition to Netflix’s Delhi Crime. Bowen stated: “Chris’ expertise, data, contacts and artistic aptitude make him the proper first MD of Dancing Ledge. He’s had enormous success within the trade earlier than and since becoming a member of Dancing Ledge and with him in a management place, the corporate can develop its status as a producer of memorable, daring drama and a champion of latest expertise.”
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Smithsonian Channel is to broadcast the five-year hunt for a fleet of notorious German battleships that had been sunk in 1914 off the Falklands Islands. The documentary, Misplaced Ships: The Hunt For The Kaiser’s Superfleet, will air in each the U.S. and the UK, and is made by British producer TVT Productions. Govt producer Charles Thompson stated: “Misplaced Ships: The Hunt For The Kaiser’s Superfleet is a riveting story of the fruits of 1 man’s childhood dream to discover a misplaced fleet of the world’s most fearsome battleships. Utilizing state-of-the-art know-how and battling a few of the planet’s worst circumstances, it reveals hidden secrets and techniques of one of the crucial well-known sea battles in historical past.” The movie was made in affiliation with Polestar Footage and has funding from The Falkland Maritime Heritage Belief. Matthew Wortman is the director.
ViacomCBS-owned British broadcaster Channel 5 is ramping up its youngsters’s providing to assist households via the coronavirus pandemic. It is going to make 250 further episodes of Milkshake! content material obtainable to audiences on tv and streaming service My5. There can be further episodes of exhibits together with Mr Males, Mofy, Meet The Hedgehogs, Secret Life Of Puppies, Secret Life Of Kittens and Angelina Ballerina. Louise Bucknole, VP of children programming at ViacomCBS Networks UK stated: “We all know how onerous it’s for fogeys and carers caught at residence indoors with their youngsters. All of our content material is designed to assist maintain younger youngsters occupied in a enjoyable, protected and studying atmosphere, offering the adults with a a lot wanted break or co-viewing choice with their little ones.”