NENT Studios UK to find new owner
NENT Studios UK, the London-based content development, production and distribution business currently owned by Nordic Entertainment Group (NENT Group), is looking for a new owner.Richard Halliwell, NENT Studios UK’s CEO, is involved in the sale process which currently has expressions of interest from more than 20 UK and international businesses. NENT Group is divesting NENT Studios UK, along with
IJustWantToBeCool launch merchandise
IJustWantToBeCool (IJWTBC) is the largest YouTube based humour group in Sweden with 1,617,000 subscribers. The brothers Emil and Victor Beer and their cousin Joel Adolphson are launching their own merchandise today giving fans the opportunity to dress in clothes from the group.
IJustWantToBeCool lanserar merchandise tillsammans med Splay One!
IJustWantToBeCool (IJWTBC) är Sveriges största humorgrupp på YouTube med hela 1,617,000 prenumeranter. Gruppen består av bröderna Emil Beer, Victor Beer och kusinen Joel Adolphson. Nu lanserar IJWTBC tillsammans med Splay One egen merchandise där gruppens fans får möjligheten att klä sig i deras design.
NENT Studios UK takes ‘The Last Journey of the Vikings’ overseas
NENT Studios UK announces that it has struck a number of major international deals for ‘The Last Journey of the Vikings’.The 4 x 60 high-end documentary series has been licensed to Rai in Italy, GEO Television (RTL) in Germany, Discovery in Spain and SBS in Australia.Epic in scale and charting a sweeping story that has its origins in the sixth century and ends with the Norman Conquest of England i
NENT Studios UK reveals cast for ‘Close to Me’, now in production - Susan Lynch, Leanne Best, Ray Fearon, Henning Jensen, Rosy McEwen, Tom Taylor and Nick Blood among those joining Connie Nielsen and Christopher Eccleston
NENT Studios UK, part of Nordic Entertainment Group (NENT Group), is pleased to confirm the key cast members joining lead actors Connie Nielsen (Wonder Woman, Gladiator) and Christopher Eccleston (The A Word, Doctor Who) in ‘Close to Me’. This 6 x 60 original production, from NENT Studios UK, The Development Partnership and Dopamine, will be a Viaplay Original premiering exclusively on NENT Group’
NENT Studios plants ‘The Farm’ in The Netherlands
NENT Studios announces that The Netherlands is the newest territory to embrace the rights to its long-running, successful – and COVID-friendly – competitive reality format `The Farm´. NPO1 is the latest broadcaster to join the team of farmers.
Walter Presents’ growing network snaps up multiple foreign-language dramas from NENT Studios UK
NENT Studios UK announces that a number of its leading foreign-language drama series have been recently acquired by Walter Presents, finding homes on the platform in the US, UK, Belgium, and Italy, as well as the recently launched Walter Presents service in New Zealand.‘The Inner Circle’ (8 x 60) has been acquired by Walter Presents in the US, UK and Belgium. A Viaplay Original produced by Fundame
Henrik Asmussen tar över som VD på Splay One och Victor Ljungberg stannar som strategisk rådgivare
Till hösten ska Splay One leta ny ägare, samtidigt lämnar Victor Ljungberg som VD. Victor tar nu rollen som strategisk rådgivare och fokuserar på Splay Ones strategiska utveckling. Henrik Asmussen, tidigare Vice VD och CFO på Splay One, tar över som VD för bolaget med omedelbar verkan.
Henrik Asmussen takes over as Splay One CEO; Victor Ljungberg becomes strategic advisor
With Splay One looking to welcome a new owner this autumn, Victor Ljungberg has decided to step down as CEO. Victor will now take on the role of strategic advisor to the company and focus on Splay One’s strategic development. Henrik Asmussen, previously vice-CEO and CFO at Splay One, will take over as the company’s CEO with immediate effect.
NENT Group releases ‘Furia’ as next original international drama
The international drama series ‘Furia’, created by International Emmy winner Gjermund Stenberg Eriksen (‘Mammon’), produced by Monster Scripted (a part of NENT Group) explores the violent and disturbing world of right-wing extremism. The series will premiere exclusively across the Nordic region on NENT Group’s Viaplay streaming service in 2021.
NENT Studios UK harvests two new format deals and two re-licenses for ‘The Farm’
NENT Studios UK is delighted to announce the completion of two new deals for its hit competitive reality format, ‘The Farm’. Already one of the world’s most successful and enduring formats, the latest deals will see ‘The Farm’ produced locally for broadcast in Greece (Antenna) and Hungary (TV2).TV2 in Hungary - which will air a celebrity VIP version – is in pre-production, with a view to being on
NENT Studios UK secures initial pre-sales for new police procedural series 'For Life'
NENT Studios UK today announces that the new Norwegian episodic police procedural series, ‘For Life’, has started its international roll-out after concluding its first pre-sales.These early deals have been secured with SBS in Australia, Pro Plus in Slovenia, and Canal Plus in France, where ‘For Life’ will air on the broadcaster’s Polar+ detective series channel. Created and written by Internationa