Sony Pictures Television Partners With China's iQIYI for ‘Chosen’ Series

Sony Pictures Television is to co-produce a Mandarin-language version of U.S. TV series “Chosen” in partnership with Chinese video platform iQIYI.

The action thriller will be produced by SPT’s Playmaker Media with support from Australian regional fund Screen NSW.   186 more words


Sony Pictures Television Acquires Minority Stake in Kids Video Service Hopster (EXCLUSIVE)

Sony Pictures Television Networks has acquired a minority stake in London-based Hopster, a video subscription service for kids content. Sony Pictures Television led Hopster’s latest round of funding, which also included additional money from previous investor Sandbox Partners. 212 more words


'Timeless' Sells To UK's Channel 4; 'The Young Pope' Heads To Japan - Mipcom

Sony Pictures Television has closed a clutch of offshore sales on its new time-travel drama Timeless including to the UK’s Channel 4, which will air it on E4. 607 more words

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Mipcom: Time-Travel Drama 'Timeless' Transported to U.K., China, Japan

CANNES, France — Sony Pictures Television has sold time-travel drama “Timeless,” which debuted on NBC in the U.S. with 11.1 million viewers, to multiple international territories, including the U.K., China and Japan. 274 more words


Mipcom: Sony Pictures Television World Premieres ‘The Halcyon’ at Cannes

CANNES, France — Set in the lap of luxury at the Halcyon Hotel in World War II-era London, Sony Pictures Television’s “The Halcyon” may prove catnip to some of the same audiences that warmed to “Downton Abbey” or, longer ago, “Upstairs, Downstairs.” 617 more words


Mipcom: Creating the Look of Sony's Period Drama 'The Halcyon'

Sony Pictures Television’s eight-part period drama “The Halcyon,” which is world premiering at Mipcom on Sunday, may be set in a glamorous London hotel at the start of World War II, but the look of the show was partly inspired by Aaron Sorkin’s political drama “The West Wing,” according to producer Chris Croucher, who previously worked on “Downton Abbey.” 603 more words


ABC Greenlights Revival of 'The Gong Show' From Exec Producer Will Arnett

ABC is adding yet another classic title to its growing slate of game shows. The network has greenlit a remake of “The Gong Show,” Variety  309 more words