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Brothers Nick & Drew Lachey Land A&E Docuseries

NEW YORK: A&E Network has greenlit a new series from Leftfield Pictures, Lachey's Bar (working title), which spotlights brothers Nick and Drew Lachey as they open a bar in their hometown of Cincinnati, Ohio. Production is already under way on ten half-hour episodes, which are expected to launch in 2015. ...

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SundanceTV Renews Rectify for Season Three

NEW YORK: SundanceTV is going for a third season of Rectify, its first wholly owned original scripted series. Season three is set to launch in 2015. The series tells the story of a man released from prison after spending nearly two decades on death row. The season two finale is ...

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New CFO at DreamWorks Animation

GLENDALE: Fazal Merchant is joining the team at DreamWorks Animation in the role of chief financial officer, taking over from Lew Coleman, who is moving to the post of vice chairman. Merchant takes up the new position officially as of ...

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FremantleMedia’s Sarah Doole

As the director of global drama at FremantleMedia, Sarah Doole oversees a broad portfolio that includes everything from long-running daily dramas across Europe to high-profile, U.S. premium-cable projects like the hotly anticipated American Gods for Starz. Formerly at BBC Worldwide, Doole is promoting cross-fertilization across the FremantleMedia network of scripted ...

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Astro Productions Ties Up with Iskandar Malaysia Studios

NUSAJAYA: Astro Productions (APSB) and Iskandar Malaysia Studios (IMS) are collaborating to offer integrated TV content production services at Pinewood Iskandar Malaysia Studios. The new five-year pact sees APSB as the exclusive provider of equipment and services for the production of TV content at IMS's two HD studios. In return, ...

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Slingshot Teams with Keanu Reeves for Action Drama Series

LOS ANGELES: Keanu Reeves is attached to executive produce and star in the new Slingshot Global Media series Rain, based on the New York Times best-selling book series written by Barry Eisler. Rain marks Reeves' first major starring and producing role in a series. It is also Slingshot's first official project since the ...

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Suite of A+E Networks Channels to Launch on TalkTalk

LONDON: A+E Networks UK is bringing HISTORY, Lifetime, Crime + Investigation and H2 to TalkTalk's IPTV service later this month. HISTORY and CI will become available on TalkTalk's Entertainment Extra Boost package as of August 28, while Lifetime and H2 join the Entertainment and Entertainment Extra Boost packages. The A+E ...

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