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In: Philip Edgar Jones, Head of Entertainment, Sky1 / Sky Arts / Sky Living / Sky Atlantic / Sky Movies

Phil Edgar Jones has been appointed as head of entertainment Sky overseeing commissioning for Sky 1, Sky Arts, Sky Living, Sky Atlantic and Sky Movies. Read more: Realscreen

Greenlit: The Fall, Sky Atlantic

The Fall (1 x 90′) – The headline-hitting 1984 Los Angeles Olympic runners Zola Budd and Mary Decker are to be reunited for the first time in over 30 years in this documentary. The film features exclusive interviews with South African barefoot runner, Zola and American track athlete, Mary, to reveal the true story behind […]

Greenlit: John Belushi Documentary, Showtime / Sky Atlantic

John Belushi w/t (feature-length)  – Documentary about the extraordinary life and times of comic legend John Belushi. For the first time, Belushi’s widow Judith Belushi Pisano has agreed to cooperate with the making of a film about the late comedian’s life, and provided the exclusive photo of John from her private collection. Channel: Showtime / […]

Out/In: Zai Bennett, Controller, BBC3 to Director, Sky Atlantic

Zai Bennett is leaving his role as Controller, BBC Three Controller for a new role as Director of Sky Atlantic. Having joined the BBC in 2011, Zai Bennett has been responsible for both critical and audience successes, including seeing the channel record its all-time highest 16–34 share and for stand out shows including the BAFTA […]

Greenlit: No Good Reason, Sky Atlantic

No Good Reason – Documentary in which Johnny Depp explore the world of illustrator Ralph Steadman. Channel: Sky Atlantic Producer: Itch Film TX: TBC Source: Broadcast

Greenlit: Footprint: In Real Life, Sky Atlantic

Footprint: In Real Life w/t Feature documentary that looks at how digitally native children see themselves and negotiate their place in the world. Channel: Sky Atlantic Producer: Soho Angel Films TX: TBC Source: Broadcast

Footprints: New Documentary Strand Launched on Sky Atlantic

A new feature documentary strand called Footprints is being launched by Sky Altantic. It will commission or acquire up to twelve documentaries for peak time. The first original commission is The Grim Sleeper, film about a man on trial accused of being a serial killer, directed by Nick Broomfield. Ai Weiwei: Never Sorry,  a film […]

Greenlit: Jews on Bikes, Sky Atlantic

Jews on Bikes (6 x 60′) – Docuseries that follows a group of British Jewish motorcyclists as they undertake a three-week ride from Toronto, Canada across the USA to commemorate the Holocaust. Channel: Sky Atlantic Producer: Back2Back TX: Late 2012 Source: Broadcast

Greenlit: Bradley Wiggins: Tour of Duty, Sky Atlantic

Bradley Wiggins: Tour of Duty  – Behind the scenes docuseries following Olympic Gold winner Bradley Wiggins as he trains for the punishing Tour de France. Channel: Sky Atlantic Producer: Twofour TX: TBC Source: Sky Atlantic

Greenlit: British Cycling: Road to Glory, Sky Atlantic

British Cycling: Road to Glory w/t (6 x ) – Docuseries following the British Cycling team and Team Sky as they battle psychological and physical setbacks in the bid to triumph in Olympic year. Channel: Sky Atlantic Producer: Twofour TX: TBC Source: Sky Atlantic

Greenlit: God Save the Queens, Sky Atlantic

God Save the Queens (3 x 60′) – Documentary series that traces the history of gay performers since 1952, including Paul O’Grady, Danny La Rue and Elton John, using a mix of interviews and archive film. Channel: Sky Atlantic Producer: Twofour TX: 2012 Source: Realscreen

Greenlit: City Secrets, Sky Atlantic

City Secrets (8 x 60′) – Actor Alan Cumming gets off the tourist trail to explore some of the more unusual attractions and interesting historical stories hidden in British cities. Channel: Sky Atlantic Producer: Twofour TX: TBC Source: Realscreen

Greenlit: Twin Towns, Sky Atlantic

Twin Towns w/t (10 x 60′) – Docuseries in which an American family swaps lives with a British family to see how the other side live – and view their own lives through fresh eyes. Channel: Sky Atlantic Producer: Knickerbockerglory TV TX: Autumn 2012 Source: Broadcast

Greenlit: Hotel Secrets with Richard E Grant, Sky Atlantic

Hotel Secrets with Richard E Grant w/t (6 x 60′) – Actor Richard E Grant travels the world in search of hotels known for their glamour or infamy. Channel: Sky Atlantic Producer: Burning Bright Pictures TX: Summer 2012 Source: Broadcast

Greenlit: Ad Men, Sky Atlantic

Ad Men (1 x 60′) – Documentary featuring interviews with key figures in the world of advertising, including Alan Parker, John Hegarty and Charles Saatchi. Channel: Sky Atlantic Producer: RSA Productions TX: March 2012 Source: Broadcast

Greenlit: The Petrol Age, Sky Atlantic

The Petrol Age (4 x 60′) –  Paul McGann tells the story of British motoring across the ages, through the iconic cars and incredible personalities that helped establish the UK as a major driving force in global motoring. Each of the four programmes focuses on one aspect of British motoring: Speed; Glamour; Icons and Trail […]

Greenlit: Great Britain: Our Story, Sky Atlantic

Great Britain: Our Story  (7 x 60′) – The story of 2000 years in the history of Britain from the arrival of the Romans to the 20th century, using drama and CGI to bring key characters and events to life. Features interviews with celebrities who reflect on what Britain means to them. Channel: Sky Atlantic […]

Greenlit: Morgan Spurlock’s New Britannia, Sky Atlantic

Morgan Spurlock’s New Britannia (10 x 60′) – Morgan Spurlock travels Britain to examine British society with all its eccentricities. He’ll take an irreverent look at everything from class to traditional pass-times and the British view of fame and celebrity. Channel: Sky Atlantic Producer: Thumbs Up Productions / Warrior Poets TX: 2012 Source: Sky Atlantic

Greenlit: Network of Power, Sky Atlantic

Network of Power (6 x 60′) – Sir Christopher Meyr, ex-British ambassador to the US,  hosts a documentary series that examines the  exploring how cities such as Mumbai, Moscow and London are connected. Channel: Sky Atlantic Producer: Wingspan Productions TX: 2012 Source: Broadcast

Greenlit: Brixham Fish Town, Sky Atlantic

Brixham Fish Town (10 x 60′) – Observational documentary series set in a picturesque and historic fishing port. Channel: Sky Atlantic Producer: Mentorn Media TX: July 2011 Source: Broadcast

Greenlit: The Pitch, AMC / Sky Atlantic

The Pitch (8 x 60′) – Docuseries following the work of advertising creatives – each episode features a different agency. Channel: AMC / Sky Atlantic Producer: Studio Lambert TX: 8th April 2012 Source: New York Magazine

In: Mark Sammon, Head of Factual Entertainment, Sky1, Sky Arts, Sky Living, Sky Atlantic

Mark Sammon has been appointed as Head of Factual Entertainment responsible for Sky1, Sky Arts, Sky Living and Sky Atlantic. Source: C21

Up: Zai Bennett, Director of Programmes, Sky

Zai Bennett has been promoted to the new role of Director of Programmes, Sky Entertainment UK and Ireland, effective immediately. In this newly created role Zai will take on overall leadership of the UK Entertainment team which includes Director of Sky 1 and Sky Living Adam MacDonald, Director of Sky Arts and Non-Scripted Phil Edgar-Jones, […]

In: Colm Martin, Commissioning Editor, Factual Entertainment, Sky

Colm Martin has been appointed as Commissioning Editor for Factual Entertainment at Sky, commissioning across  Sky 1, Sky Atlantic, Sky Living and Sky Arts. Read more: Realscreen

In: Charlotte Desai, Commissioning Editor, Factual Entertainment, Sky

Charlotte Desai has been appointed as commissioning editor for factual entertainment at Sky1, Sky Atlantic, Sky Living and Sky Arts, reporting to Michele Kurland Source: C21

In: Lorraine Charker-Phillips, Factual Entertainment Commissioning Editor, Sky

Lorraine Charker-Phillips has been appointed as commissioning editor for factual entertainment at Sky1, Sky Atlantic, Sky Living and Sky Arts, reporting to Michele Kurland Source: C21

In: Michele Kurland, Head of Factual Entertainment, Sky

Michele Kurland has been appointed as head of factual entertainment at Sky (from March 2012), overseeing production and commissioning of programmes across Sky 1 HD, Sky Living HD, Sky Atlantic, HD and Sky Arts HD. Read more: Realscreen

Greenlit: Kew 3D, Sky 3D

Kew 3D w/t (3 x 60′) – Sir David Attenborough guides us around the 30,000 species of plants at Kew Botanical Gardens. Channel: Sky 3D Producer: Atlantic Productions TX: Christmas 2012 Source: Broadcast

Greenlit: The Bachelor King 3D, Sky 3D

The Bachelor King (feature documentary) – David Attenborough narrated 3D documentary following a male penguin looking after his offspring. Channel: 3D Producer: Atlantic Productions TX: Christmas 2011 Source: Televisual

Greenlit: Penguin Island, Sky 3D

Penguin Island w/t – David Attenborough written and narrated 3D feature-length documentary about penguins on South Georgia on the Antarctic Peninsula. Channel: Sky 3D /IMAX Producer: Atlantic Productions TX: Late 2011 Source: TBI Vision

Greenlit: Flying Monsters 3D, Sky 3D

Flying Monsters 3D – David Attenborough presents 3D documentary about the pterosaurs, a flying dinosaur. Channel: Sky 3D Producer: Atlantic Productions TX: 25th December 2010 Source: TBI Vision

Greenlit: The Killing Season, A&E

The Killing Season (8 x ) – Docuseries that investigates one of the most bizarre unsolved serial killer cases of our time — ten dead sex workers discovered on Gilgo Beach, Long Island. Authorities believe these killings are the work of the Long Island Serial Killer, who after five years remains at large. Forging relationships […]

Up: Sarah Lazenby, Commissioning Editor, Entertainment, Channel 4

Sarah Lazenby has been promoted to the role of Commissioning Editor for Entertainment at Channel 4. Sarah will work under Head of Comedy Entertainment Ben Caudell and alongside Commissioning Editor, Entertainment, Syeda Irtizaali. Since joining Channel 4 series Sarah has overseen include Sex Box, Noel Fielding’s Only In Japan, Derren Brown’s Pushed To The Edge, […]

Up: Mandy Chang, Head of Arts, ABC TV

Mandy Chang has been appointed to the role of Head of Arts, ABC TV in Australia. Mandy is an award-winning producer who joined the ABC as Commissioning Editor after a hugely successful stint producing and directing documentaries for major UK broadcasters. In her three years at ABC TV, she has overseen the creation of significant […]

In: Sarah Lazenby, Entertainment Editor, Channel 4

Sarah Lazenby has been appointed to the post of Entertainment Editor at Channel 4 Sarah joins from CPL where she most recently executive produced the Game of Thrones HBO World Premiere and live entertainment chat show Thronecast for Sky Atlantic. Previous credits as Executive Producer at NERD include entertainment programming in both the UK and […]

Twitter: Why Should Filmmakers Bother?

The world seems to be split into two: Twitter Evangelists and Twitter Rejecters.  Although I think it might be fairer to say that the world isn’t so much divided, as at the two ends of a continuum.  Most people start as a Rejecter, but given the time and opportunity, will become an Evangelist and will […]