English TV writers Sean and Beverley lives are turned upside down after their idea is picked up by an US TV network.
|Half Ton World||Factual||NGC-UK||Dragonfly (Shine)|
|Clash of the Collectors||Factual||NGC-UK||Firecracker Films|
|Time Scanners||Factual||NGC-UK||Atlantic Productions|
In another bumper year for British distributors, revenues increased to £1.1bn, with figures for the five biggest players alone a combined 10% on last year. To see the full table for the Distributor Survey 2013, click here.
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National Geographic Channels International has ordered four factual shows, including a doc about an elite mining team, from its London production hub.
BBC and US network Showtime is bringing back Matt LeBlanc’s Episodes for a fourth series ahead of the launch of series three.
Whizz Kid Entertainment is taking eight single men and women on a luxury holiday and secretly inviting their exes to join them on the trip, in a series for MTV.
|A Night of Heroes: The Sun Military Awards||ITV||16 December 2013|
|A Robber’s Tale||BBC1||18 December 2013|
|Bad Education (Christmas Special)||BBC3||17 December 2013|
|Christmas on Benefits||BBC3||19 December 2013|
|Derren Brown: The Great Art Robbery||Channel 4||13 December 2013|
|Educating Yorkshire Christmas Special||Channel 4||19 December 2013|
|Pothole Britain||Channel 5||17 December 2013|
|Tom Kerridge Cooks Christmas||BBC2||16 December 2013|