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Cineflix Rights signs multiple Asian deals in advance of ATF

December 2, 2013

Cineflix Rights, one of the UK’s leading independent television content distributors, has signed a raft of deals with Asian broadcasters in advance of its attendance at the Asia Television Forum in Singapore. 

Multiple series deals include Fox International Channels Asia buying Instant Cash (series 1 and 2, 39 x 30’, Cineflix… more

Cineflix Rights Sells Secrets & Lies to Channel 5

November 28, 2013

Cineflix Rights, one of the UK’s leading independent television content distributors, has signed a deal with major UK network Channel 5 to acquire Australian scripted series Secrets & Lies.

Secrets & Lies revolves around an everyday family man, whose life is shattered when he is accused of murdering a four-year-old boy. As his world spins… more

Cineflix Rights signs multiple deals for The Day Kennedy Died

November 12, 2013

Cineflix Rights, one of the UK’s leading independent television content distributors, is achieving global success for the documentary The Day Kennedy Died, produced by Finestripe Productions inking deals with more than 20 broadcasters ahead of the 50th anniversary of JFK’s death later this month.

The Day Kennedy Died is a one-hour… more

Peter Smith to Leave Cineflix Studios

November 8, 2013

MONTREAL, 8 November 2013 – International television producer and distributor Cineflix Media Inc. announced today that Peter Smith, CEO of its scripted division Cineflix Studios, is leaving the company.

Cineflix Media recently announced a restructuring of its operations to allow the company to capitalize on growth and demand for unscripted programming in the… more

Cineflix Announces Executive Promotions for Unscripted Team in North America

November 7, 2013

MONTREAL, 7 November 2013 – International television producer and distributor Cineflix Media Inc. announced today four promotions in its North American unscripted division.  

Charles Tremayne, currently EVP, has been promoted to President, Production, and will continue to oversee all unscripted production in… more

Cineflix Rights distribution and development deal sees launch of Waddell Media International at MIPCOM

October 3, 2013

Cineflix Rights, one of the UK’s leading independent television content distributors, has signed an exclusive, first look development and distribution deal with Waddell Media, one of Ireland’s biggest producers. To capitalise on the deal, Waddell is launching a new International division… more

Cineflix Rights seals deals with French, Italian and Spanish broadcasters in advance of MIPCOM

September 27, 2013

Cineflix Rights, one of the UK’s leading independent television content distributors, has signed an output agreement with French broadcaster RMC Découverte, alongside a series of deals with Italian and Spanish broadcasters in the run up to MIPCOM 2013.

The deal with RMC Découverte is for… more

Cineflix Productions wins BBC One Commission for Help! My House is a Zoo

September 25, 2013

Cineflix Productions has been commissioned by Alison Kirkham, Head of Commissioning Features BBC One and BBC Two and Tanya Shaw, Commissioning Editor Factual Features and Formats to make Help! My House is a Zoo, a one-off programme for BBC One which follows extreme pet lovers whose lives have become unmanageable and overrun by the… more

Cineflix Rights sells 300 hours of content to Scandinavian broadcasters in advance of MIPCOM

September 11, 2013

Cineflix Rights, one of the UK’s leading independent television content distributors, has signed a series of deals with Scandinavian broadcasters for more than 300 hours of programming from Cineflix Productions and third party producers, in the lead up to MIPCOM 2013.

Highlights of the deals include The… more

Record Breaking U.S. Crime Drama “Copper” Premieres Exclusively on Amazon's LOVEFiLM

September 9, 2013

LOVEFiLM, an Amazon company, has today announced the launch of Cineflix’s highly rated, Emmy®-nominated scripted series “Copper” exclusively on the LOVEFiLM Instant streaming service.

From this Friday (13th September) members of the film and TV streaming service in the UK can immerse themselves in… more

Production Begins On Tori & Dean: Cabin Fever

August 26, 2013

Corus Entertainment’s CMT (Canada) and Cineflix announced today the start of production on Tori & Dean: Cabin Fever, a series that follows actors Tori Spelling and Dean McDermott and their family. With their four kids in tow, the couple heads to a picturesque lake in Ontario, Canada to put their DIY expertise to good use while renovating a lakeside… more

Canadian Pickers Explore New Territory in Season 4 Premiering Monday, August 26 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on HISTORY®

August 14, 2013

The country’s favourite picking duo, Scott Cozens and Sheldon Smithens, hit the road again in an all new season of Canadian Pickers, premiering Monday, August 26 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on HISTORY®. The fourth season sees the guys travelling across the country, scouring British Columbia, Ontario,… more

Cineflix Media Restructures to Capitalize on Growth in the US and UK Markets

July 25, 2013

Leading international television producer and distributor Cineflix Media Inc. announced today that it is restructuring its unscripted operations to capitalize on growth in the US and UK markets, and create efficiencies by reducing overheads.

Cineflix Media co-founder and co-CEO Glen Salzman said: “Cineflix has expanded… more

Cineflix Rights signs multiple sales deals for third-party content

June 5, 2013

Cineflix Rights, one of the UK’s leading independent television content distributors, has signed a series of deals with a range of broadcasters for more than 120 hours of content from its growing number of producer partners.  

Foxtel Australia has bought LMNO Productions’ Hollywood & Crime (6x60’, LMNO Productions),… more

Cineflix Rights secures first scripted acquisition deal for Secrets & Lies

May 23, 2013

Cineflix Rights, one of the UK’s leading independent television content distributors, has signed its first major scripted acquisitions deal for Australian series Secrets & Lies.  The deal reflects the Company’s move into acquiring scripted content to distribute alongside the drama series produced by Cineflix… more

William Baldwin Joins BBC AMERICA’S Copper

May 22, 2013

Nothing is ever as it seems in Five Points…BBC AMERICA and Cineflix Studios promise no shortage of twists and turns for season two of Copper, announcing today that famed New Yorker, William “Billy” Baldwin (Gossip Girl, Hawaii Five-O) will guest star in the last two episodes of the upcoming season as William “Wild Bill” Eustace… more

Tony Wood and Cineflix Studios launch Buccaneer Media

April 18, 2013

Joint venture to produce scripted programming for broadcasters worldwide.

Buccaneer has also signed a development deal with Impact Film and Television, producers of the International Emmy® award-winning Lost Christmas. The four projects already contained in the deal include a dramatic, fresh new take on Jekyll and Hyde with… more

October Films wins first commission from Investigation Discovery US

April 11, 2013

Leading British producer October Films has won its first commission from US network Investigation Discovery for a new 10-hour drama documentary series about extreme obsessions.

Obsession: Dark Desires (10x60’) is a drama-documentary series which tells the intimate and powerfully emotional stories of people who have suffered as… more

Multiple Award-Winning Actress Alfre Woodard Joins the Cast of Showcase’s Copper

April 11, 2013

There’s a new face in the Five Points…Showcase, BBC America and Cineflix Studios announced today that critically-acclaimed actress Alfre Woodard (Steel Magnolias, Twelve Years a Slave, True Blood) will guest star in the second season of Copper, the Showcase original drama set in 1860s New York City.

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Andrew Akman Appointed COO, Cineflix Media

April 3, 2013

Cineflix Media Inc., one of the leading creators, producers and distributors of television entertainment worldwide, is pleased to announce that Andrew Akman has been appointed to the newly created position of Chief Operating Officer of Cineflix Media.  

Akman is responsible for overseeing the company’s corporate operations, information technology,… more

Cineflix Rights seals crime programming deals in advance of MIPTV 2013

April 2, 2013

Cineflix Rights, one of the UK’s leading independent television content distributors, has signed a raft of deals for its crime programming in the lead up to MIPTV 2013.  

Wives with Knives (6x60’, Indigo Films), tells gripping stories of women who have committed violent crimes against their husbands or lovers, and… more

Cineflix Rights signs exclusive first-look deal with October Films

March 28, 2013

Cineflix Rights, one of the UK’s leading independent television content distributors, has signed an exclusive first-look deal with acclaimed British producer October Films.  The deal sees Cineflix Rights take worldwide rights for all of October’s new programming for the next two years.

The deal with October Films, brokered… more

Cineflix Rights launches 200 hours of new programming at MIPTV 2013

March 20, 2013

Cineflix Rights, one of the UK’s leading independent television content distributors, is launching more than 200 hours of new programming at MIPTV 2013, headed up by a brand new documentary produced to mark the 50th anniversary of the death of President John F Kennedy.

Cineflix Rights’ MIPTV slate has a strong emphasis… more

Cineflix Rights appoints Christopher Gordon as Director of Sales, Latin America

March 13, 2013

Cineflix Rights, one of the UK’s leading independent television content distributors, has appointed Christopher Gordon as its new Director of Sales, Latin America.  Christopher joins the company from BBC Worldwide where he was Territory Manager for Iberia.

Reporting in to Chris Bonney, CEO of Rights, Cineflix… more

Trauma Doctors Save Lives with Channel 5

February 28, 2013

Channel 5 can today announce an exciting new medical observational documentary series set in one of the UK’s leading trauma centres, The Royal London Hospital in the capital’s East End and with the pioneering roadside trauma specialists London's Air Ambulance who are based on the roof of the hospital. Here we’ll meet the Trauma… more

Production Commences on Season 4 of HISTORY®’s Canadian Pickers

February 27, 2013

One person’s junk is one Picker’s treasure! Cineflix’s hit series Canadian Pickers is back on the road as production begins on its fourth season. Hosts Scott Cozens and Sheldon Smithens are dusting off their cowboy hats and are back touring the country in search of vintage collectibles and antiques, buying and selling pieces… more

Season Two Production of Copper is Underway

February 6, 2013

Cineflix Studios, in association with BBC AMERICA and Shaw Media, announced today that production has started for Season two of the 1860s New York City drama, Copper.
 
Created by three-time Emmy® Award-winner Tom Fontana, Academy Award®-nominee Will Rokos, and executive produced by Barry Levinson, BBC AMERICA’s highest-rated original drama… more

Cineflix Rights Appoints Kate Laffey as Director of Acquisitions

January 30, 2013

Cineflix Rights, one of the UK’s leading independent television content distributors, is boosting its drive to acquire more third party content with the appointment of Kate Laffey as Director of Acquisitions.

Kate is currently Senior Acquisitions Executive at ITV Studios Global Entertainment, responsible for acquiring scripted… more

Young Couples Get Ready to Say “I Do” on Cineflix’s Series My Teenage Wedding, Premiering January 31 on Slice™

January 30, 2013

These teens think they can beat the odds to happily ever after and don’t care if everyone else thinks they’re too young! Cineflix follows teens in love as they prepare to take a trip down the aisle in the series My Teenage Wedding, premiering with back-to-back episodes on Thursday,… more

Cineflix Rights completes Latin American deals in advance of NATPE 2013

January 22, 2013

Cineflix Rights, one of the UK’s leading independent television content distributors, is continuing its Latin American growth with a series of deals for crime and lifestyle programming with regional broadcasters in advance of NATPE 2013.  

Cineflix Rights’ extensive crime-related catalogue is selling well, with… more

Cineflix Studios Welcomes Nomadic Pictures for Season 2 Of the Original Scripted Series, Copper

January 18, 2013

Cineflix Studios takes on Emmy® award-winning, Calgary-based Nomadic Pictures (Hell on Wheels, Broken Trail) for the second season of the BBC AMERICA and Shaw Media breakout drama, Copper. Nomadic Pictures co-founders Chad Oakes and Mike Frislev join the production team for Season 2 of the gripping… more

Cineflix’s New Series Air Aces Takes Flight on Jan. 7 on HISTORY®

January 4, 2013

Airborne combat missions? Check. Daredevil pilots? Check. Heroic acts of bravery? Check. Viewers get it all as they take to the skies with Cineflix’s ambitious new series Air Aces, premiering Monday, January 7 at 9 p.m. ET on HISTORY®. This ground-breaking series tells the stories of an elite group of pilots known as air aces.… more