BBC Studios joins ‘the Inbetweeners’ star
BBC Studios has signed a development, production and distribution agreement with People Person Pictures, the company recently co-founded by The Inbetweeners star Simon Bird and Jonny Sweet (Chickens). BBC Studios will have global rights to People Person programs co-developed, co-produced and commissioned by BBC Studios Productions. Josh Cole, Head of Comedy at BBC Studios Production, said: “We are longtime fans of Simon and Jonny’s work; They are not only exceptionally gifted writers and performers, but also producers, working closely with the industry’s most exciting emerging comedic talent. . “
ViacomCBS First Look AGC Offer
ViacomCBS has signed a first-look deal for Spanish-language content with AGC Television, the television division of Stuart Ford’s AGC Studios. The first project of the pact is the drama of human trafficking. I will search until I find you (I will search until I find you).
Channel 4’s ‘Deception’ completes the cast
Eddie Marsan, Harry Treadaway, Sion Daniel Young, Rochenda Sandall and Nathaniel Martello-White have joined Niamh Algar (The virtues) in the Channel 4 drama series Cheated (job title). Produced by Story Films and written by Emilia di Girolamo (The tunnel), the series examines the controversial honey trap at the heart of the high-pressure investigation into the devastating 1992 murder of Rachel Nickell. Cheated is directed by Niall MacCormick, BAFTA winner (The victim). The executive producers are David Nath, Peter Beard and di Girolamo, with Ado Yoshizaki Cassuto serving as producer.