BBC & PBS Team For ‘Unsolved Histories’
The BBC and PBS are co-producing a four-part sequence wherein historian Lucy Worsley will try and make clear a few of British historical past’s greatest unsolved mysteries. Unsolved Histories with Lucy Worsley (working title) will ask questions together with, who killed the Princes within the tower in 1483? What really induced the Black Death? Why did a witch craze sweep sixteenth century Britain? BBC Studios is producing the sequence with Julia Harrington government producing. Unsolved Histories was commissioned by Patrick Holland and Abigail Priddle, whereas Bill Gardner is overseeing for PBS.
EXCLUSIVE: Graham Norton Novel Set For U.S. Release
UK speak present host Graham Norton’s third novel, Home Stretch, is ready to be revealed within the U.S. by HarperCollins imprint HarperVia on June 22. The Sunday Times bestseller tells the story of a tragedy in a small Irish city that reverberates all through the lives of these concerned and the way disgrace and longing can grow to be a legacy. Rakesh Satyal, government editor, acquired U.S. rights with audio from Rebecca Folland at Hodder & Stoughton.
ViacomCBS UK Supercharges Streaming
ViacomCBS Networks UK has launched a brand new development and partnerships division with the purpose of accelerating streaming income throughout providers together with My5 and Pluto TV. The unit will probably be led by Dan Fahy, who has been promoted to Senior Vice President, Head of Emerging Business. Fahy will report back to Sarah Rose, who takes on an expanded position as Chief Operating and Commercial Officer, reporting to Maria Kyriacou, President, ViacomCBS UK and Australia. Furthermore, ViacomCBS Networks UK has employed Ashley Sennik from Sky’s Now TV as Vice President, Growth, UK Streaming. Akhila Khanna has been promoted to Vice President, Partner Engagement & Business Development.