Sony Pictures Television Acquires Wattpad Story 'Death Is My BFF'

EXCLUSIVE: Sony Pictures Television has acquired the rights to Katarina E. Tonks’s story series Death Is My BFF, which bowed via Wattpad, the Toronto-based storytelling app that combines crowdsourced content and other material. 380 more words

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Sony Pacts with Komixx for Young Adult Content

Sony is moving into the young adult content arena, pacting with YA specialist Komixx Entertainment on a slate of projects.

Sony Pictures Television has kids channels as well as wide selection of TV series, but this is its first foray into the YA category. 241 more words

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Sony Pictures Television Strikes YA Development Deal With Komixx Entertainment

Sony Pictures Television is getting into business with Komixx Entertainment, the company behind forthcoming Netflix YA drama The Kissing Booth. The Hollywood studio has struck a multi-project deal to co-develop and co-produce projects based on IP for young-adult audiences. 298 more words

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Netflix Sets Julian Fellowes-Penned Soccer Drama, German Event Series 'The Wave' & More

Busy Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes is joining with Netflix and London- and LA-based 42 on a new series about the invention of modern football (soccer). 267 more words

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UKTV Lands Jerry O'Connell Detective Procedural ‘Carter’

“Carter” is heading to British TV after UKTV nabbed the Canadian-produced drama as part of a three-series deal with Sony Pictures Television. UKTV will run the shows on its crime drama channel, Alibi. 218 more words

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Sony Pictures TV Ad Sales and Research Chief Amy Carney to Exit

Amy Carney is stepping down as Sony Pictures TV’s head of advertising sales, strategy and research, a departure that marks the latest management transition at the studio’s TV wing. 246 more words

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Sony Pictures Television Has set a deal with Nigeria-Based Studio EbonyLife For Action-Drama TV Series 

The deal includes three scripted television series, one of which will be based on the Dahomey Warriors, the real-life warriors who served for over 200 years in what is the present-day country of Benin. 656 more words

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