Cineflix Rights signs multiple Asian deals in advance of ATFDecember 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 5November 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 DiedNovember 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 StudiosNovember 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 AmericaNovember 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 MIPCOMOctober 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 MIPCOMSeptember 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 ZooSeptember 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 MIPCOMSeptember 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 LOVEFiLMSeptember 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 FeverAugust 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 MarketsJuly 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 contentJune 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 & LiesMay 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 CopperMay 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 MediaApril 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 USApril 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 CopperApril 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.
Andrew Akman Appointed COO, Cineflix MediaApril 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 2013April 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 FilmsMarch 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 2013March 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 AmericaMarch 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 5February 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 PickersFebruary 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 UnderwayFebruary 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 AcquisitionsJanuary 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 2013January 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, CopperJanuary 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