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Cineflix Rights acquires White Boy from Transition Studios

December 12, 2018

Cineflix Rights, the UK’s largest independent TV content distributor, has acquired the worldwide rights to White Boy from Transition Studios. The feature-length documentary is the factual account of the life of Richard Wershe Jr., dubbed ‘White Boy Rick’, whose dramatized story is the subject of a new Hollywood movie starring… more

Cineflix Rights sells content to Asian broadcasters ahead of ATF 2018

December 4, 2018

Cineflix Rights, the UK’s largest independent TV content distributor, has signed multiple content deals with Asian broadcasters ahead of Asia TV Forum 2018.

A+E Networks Asia has acquired Ted Bundy: Serial Monster (4x60’, Hoff Productions for Reelz US) for its Crime + Investigation network. The series reveals Ted Bundy’s… more

Myth-Busting Documentary Exposes The Real T.rex

October 16, 2018

MONTREAL – October 16, 2018 – Tyrannosaurus rex is the most terrifying predator to have ever stalked the planet. But have we misunderstood this bloodthirsty giant? Was T.rex more than just a lumbering lizard, and instead a sophisticated and complex creature? Find out on CBC’s The Nature of Things with David Suzuki: The Real T.Rex, premiering… more

Cineflix Rights acquires Memphis Belle

October 16, 2018

MIPCOM, 16 October 2018: Cineflix Rights, the UK’s largest independent TV content distributor, has acquired the spectacular new version of legendary World War II film The Memphis Belle – described by Steven Spielberg as “one of the most stunning things I have ever seen” – from Creative Differences and Vulcan Productions.

The Memphis… more

Cineflix Rights sells 330 hours of content to Central and Eastern Europe

October 15, 2018

MIPCOM, 15 October 2018: Cineflix Rights, the UK’s largest independent TV content distributor, has announced the sale of more than 300 hours of content to multiple broadcasters in Central and Eastern Europe. 

NC+ in Poland has acquired newly launched blue chip documentaries The Day We Walked on the Moon (1x60’,… more

Cineflix Rights goes Under Thin Ice at MIPCOM

October 15, 2018

MIPCOM, 14 October 2018: Cineflix Rights, the UK’s largest independent TV content distributor, has acquired blue chip nature documentary Under Thin Ice from Galafilm Inc., Mario Cyr Productions, and CBC/Radio-Canada.

Under Thin Ice (1x90/1x60’) follows internationally recognised cold-water diving expert and cinematographer, Mario Cyr and Jill… more

NBCUniversal International Networks Acquires CBC Series Coroner From Cineflix Rights

October 8, 2018

London – October 08, 2018 – NBCUniversal International Networks (NBCUIN) today announced the acquisition of Coroner – a new, procedural drama from Cineflix Rights to air around the world.  A CBC original series created by Morwyn Brebner (Rookie Blue, Saving Hope) and produced by Muse Entertainment,… more

Hans Rosenfeldt's International Hit Drama Marcella Confirmed For Third Season on Netflix and ITV

October 4, 2018

(3rd October 2018 – London) Leading UK independent content production company Buccaneer Media today announces that multi award-winning screenwriter and novelist Hans Rosenfeldt’s original drama series Marcella, will return for a third season. Emmy Award-winning Anna Friel once again stars in the… more

Cineflix Rights announces MIPCOM 2018 line-up

October 3, 2018
Cineflix Rights, the UK’s largest independent TV content distributor, has unveiled an exciting line-up of scripted and factual shows for MIPCOM 2018.  
 
Leading Cineflix Rights’ scripted slate is An Ordinary Woman (8x60’, 1-2-3 Production and Look Film for TV-3 Channel Russia). Marina is an ordinary woman, living in Moscow.… more

Gomorrah Writers to Lead Adaptation of the Butchers of Berlin

September 28, 2018

MONTREAL, September 28, 2018 – Connect3 Media Inc., Racine Media, and Cineflix Media Inc. have attached screenwriters Leonardo Fasoli and Maddalena Ravagli to lead the book-to-television adaptation of The Butchers of Berlin. 

Leonardo Fasoli and Maddalena Ravagli are among the writers of the critically-acclaimed crime drama Gomorrah… more

Cineflix Rights acquires TV-3 drama An Ordinary Woman

September 18, 2018

Cineflix Rights, the UK’s largest independent TV content distributor, has signed a deal with TV-3 Channel Russia for worldwide exclusive rights to the award-winning new Russian scripted series An Ordinary Woman. Cineflix Rights will be launching the show at MIPCOM 2018.

An Ordinary Woman (8x60’) is the story of 39-year-old Marina –… more

Cineflix Rights signs multi-series acquisitions deal with Windfall Films ahead of MIPCOM 2018

September 11, 2018

Cineflix Rights, the UK’s largest independent TV content distributor, has acquired more than 80 hours of factual content from leading British producer Windfall Films. Cineflix Rights will be launching the titles at MIPCOM 2018. 

The deal includes upcoming new lifestyle series Impossible Builds (8x60’)… more

ITV and Twenty Six 03 reunite for new series of You vs Chris and Kem

September 7, 2018

ITV and Twenty Six 03 Entertainment are reuniting reality TV favourites Chris and Kem to go head to head with the viewing public in a brand new series of You vs Chris and Kem

The four-part series, which will air on ITV2 in 2019, sees the loveable duo embrace their competitive spirits as they team up to take on the viewers in… more

Cineflix Rights signs first look development deal with Mayhem Entertainment

September 7, 2018

Cineflix Rights, the UK’s largest independent TV content distributor, has signed a first look development deal with Canadian producer Mayhem Entertainment. The partnership gives Cineflix Rights exclusive worldwide distribution rights to Mayhem’s upcoming shows, including new series The Dog Dudes, which will be launching… more

Cineflix Rights acquires two new series from Brown Bob Productions

July 10, 2018

Cineflix Rights, the UK’s largest independent TV content distributor, has acquired two new factual series from British producer Brown Bob Productions.

Inside the Vets (15x60’, UKTV) follows the daily challenges veterinary surgeon and exotic animal specialist Clive Munns and his dedicated team face as they treat domestic… more

Alyson Hannigan Joins "Pure" in WGN America's Upcoming Mennonite Crime Drama

July 9, 2018

WGN America announced today that Alyson Hannigan (“How I Met Your Mother,” American Pie, “Buffy the Vampire Slayer”) will be joining the cast as a recurring guest star on the second season of the Mennonite crime drama, “Pure.” She will play “Esther Dunkel,” a lapsed Mennonite who… more

Twenty Six 03 reunites Love Island’s Chris and Kem for new ITV2 show

June 4, 2018

Twenty Six 03 Entertainment, the entertainment and formats joint venture founded by Duncan Gray and Cineflix Media, is reuniting Love Island stars Chris and Kem for a new ITV2 reality show in which viewers take them on in hilarious, spontaneous challenges of their own choosing.

You vs. Chris and Kem (working title) sees Chris and Kem… more

Twenty Six 03 provides Beauty Blowout to BBC Three

May 15, 2018

Twenty Six 03 Entertainment, the entertainment and formats joint venture founded by Duncan Gray and Cineflix Media, has been greenlit by BBC Three to produce Beauty Blowout—an eye-opening new show set in a bustling Liverpool beauty salon where experts and stylists transform clients for an extra special event.

Beauty Blowout: The Races is set… more

Julien Leroux joins Cineflix Media as SVP, Global Scripted Co-Productions

April 23, 2018

International content creator, producer, and distributor Cineflix Media Inc. has appointed Julien Leroux in the newly created position of SVP, Global Scripted Co-Productions.

Based in London, Leroux will report to Peter Emerson, President, and lead the company’s scripted co-production initiatives. He will also work with… more

Cineflix Rights announces multiple Crime and Investigation deals at MIPTV

April 11, 2018

Cineflix Rights, the UK’s largest independent TV content distributor, has announced multiple deals for titles from its market-leading Crime and Investigation slate.

Investigation Discovery US, A+E Networks UK, History Channel Iberia, and PCCW Hong Kong have bought Homicide: Hours to Kill (26x60’, Cineflix Productions),… more

Cineflix Rights inks development and distribution partnership deal with Talesmith

April 9, 2018

Cineflix Rights, the UK’s largest independent TV content distributor, has signed a first look partnership deal with Talesmith - the UK’s fastest growing factual indie producer.

Cineflix Rights is making a significant investment into Talesmith’s development activities and will help finance their projects… more

Connect3 Productions announces format deals at MIPTV 2018

April 9, 2018

Connect3 Productions, the new content company led by Pablo Salzman and backed by Cineflix Media Inc., has announced a number of format deals.

SOS: Stories of Survival, an original French-language series created and produced by Productions Lustitia for Bell Media’s Ztélé, sees celebrities thrown into challenging outdoor expeditions… more

Super Channel commissions second season of PURE from Two East Productions and Cineflix Media

April 5, 2018

Super Channel is pleased to announce that it has-commissioned a second season of PURE , the critically acclaimed, Canadian Screen Award-nominated series from Two East Productions and Cineflix Media. 

The six-part Super Channel Original Production will tell the continuing story of Noah and Anna Funk, Mennonites… more

Cineflix Rights acquires Hoff Productions shows to launch at MIPTV 2018

April 3, 2018
Cineflix Rights, the UK’s largest independent TV content distributor, is launching three new series from producer partner Hoff Productions at MIPTV.
 
Ted Bundy: Serial Monster (4x60’) reveals for the first time the serial killer’s disturbing roots and deranged obsessions, psychological trickery, and murderous… more

Cineflix Rights closes European presales for Sinking Cities ahead of MIPTV 2018

March 27, 2018
Cineflix Rights, the UK’s largest independent TV content distributor, has presold new series Sinking Cities to broadcasters across Europe.
 
Sinking Cities (4x60’, Cineflix Productions) follows local planners, first-responders, scientists, and engineers in four of the world’s most famous coastal cities… more

Cineflix Rights unveils MIPTV 2018 slate

March 21, 2018
Cineflix Rights, the UK’s largest independent TV content distributor, has unveiled its biggest slate ever of new programming for MIPTV 2018. 
 
The Queen’s Green Planet (1x60’, ITN Productions, ITV), from multi-award-winning director Jane Treays, is a landmark documentary following the progress of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s… more

Cineflix's Mayday and Property Brothers Win at the Canadian Screen Awards

March 7, 2018
Cineflix wins big at the 2018 Canadian Screen Awards, bringing home program awards for the company’s long-running brands Mayday and Property Brothers. Mayday was honoured with the Best Factual Series award and Property Brothers took the statue for Best Lifestyle Program or Series.
 
A mainstay on Discovery in Canada… more

Cineflix Rights makes Middle East sales ahead of DISCOP Dubai

February 23, 2018
Cineflix Rights, the UK’s largest independent TV content distributor, has made multiple sales with Middle East networks ahead of DISCOP Dubai.
 
YES DBS Israel has bought The History of Comedy (seasons 1&2, 14x60’, Herzog & Co. and Hazy Mills Productions),  which features hilarious archival footage alongside… more

Cineflix Rights closes acquisition deals ahead of its London Showcase event Announces Richard Life joining as VP, Acquisitions

February 20, 2018
Cineflix Rights, the UK’s largest independent TV content distributor, has closed multiple program acquisition deals with producers Fahrenheit Films, Vulcan Productions, Fusion, Rondo Media, and Yeti Television ahead of its annual London Showcase event for buyers. 
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UK Development Exec Jimmy Baker Joins Cineflix Media

January 29, 2018
International content creator, producer, and distributor Cineflix Media Inc. continues to expand its global development reach with the appointment of Jimmy Baker to the role of SVP, Development, Cineflix Productions.  
 
Baker will focus on developing unscripted series and returnable formats destined for networks and platforms in the… more

Cineflix Rights signs Tremendous! Entertainment package deal

January 25, 2018
Cineflix Rights, the UK’s largest independent TV content distributor, has closed a deal with Emmy® Award-winning US producer Tremendous! Entertainment for two factual series spanning the wildlife and lifestyle genres. 
 
Rock the Park (Season 4, 26x30’, ABC US) taps into the world’s love affair with national… more

Cineflix Receives Five Canadian Screen Award Nominations

January 16, 2018
Nominations for the 2018 Canadian Screen Awards were announced today, honouring Cineflix with five nominations for its productions. With nods in both program and craft categories, Cineflix garnered three nominations for scripted series Pure, and program nominations for long-running brands, Property Brothers and Mayday. The winners will be announced… more

Cineflix Media Ramps Up Development in North America with the Appointment of Bernard Periatambee

January 11, 2018
International content creator, producer, and distributor Cineflix Media Inc. announced the hire of award-winning executive Bernard Periatambee as VP, Development. 
 
Periatambee’s new role at Cineflix will focus on developing original unscripted content for network and platform partners… more