All3Media Purchases The Missing Producer New Pictures


LONDON: All3Media has acquired the drama production company New Pictures, which is behind hits such as The Missing and Indian Summers.

In addition to The Missing (BBC One and Starz) and Indian Summers (Channel 4 and WGBH), New Pictures has on its slate the thrillers Rellik and Requiem, which have been commissioned for BBC One in 2016-17. The company is led by Charlie Pattinson, Elaine Pyke, Willow Grylls and Richard Nelson.

Jane Turton, the CEO of All3Media, said: “I am absolutely delighted to be working with Charlie, Elaine, Willow and Richard as they develop and grow their slate of programs through New Pictures. They are a fantastic team with a phenomenal track record and very exciting plans for the business.

Pattinson added: “This is a very exciting new phase for New Pictures. We have a long and successful history with All3Media, Jane Turton and her team and we are looking forward to working together even more closely to grow our slate both in the U.K. and internationally.”