An Antidote to the Predictable, New Digital Channel BBC SELECT Launches Today in U.S. and Canada

Posted by on Thursday, February 18th, 2021 in

Download photos here New York, NY – BBC Studios – creator, producer, and distributor of world-renowned content – today launched its new, ad-free subscription streaming channel, BBC SELECT focused on culture, politics, and ideas. Available initially on Amazon Prime Video Channels and the Apple TV app, BBC SELECT offers content that ranges from the weighty…

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BBC STUDIOS NAMES DINA VANGELISTI AS EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT, CONTENT SALES

Posted by on Tuesday, January 19th, 2021 in

HEADSHOT:  Available here. January 19, 2021 – New York, NY – Today BBC Studios – Americas announces the appointment of Dina Vangelisti as Executive Vice President, Content Sales. The appointment marks a shift to a Los Angeles-helmed sales division for the company, where Vangelisti will establish new, and grow existing, partnerships with top customers for…

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BBC STUDIOS NAMES TARA MAITRA AS CHIEF COMMERCIAL OFFICER AND JENNIFER BALL AS SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, MARKETING IN NEWLY CREATED ROLES TO BOLSTER BRAND IN THE U.S.

Posted by on Wednesday, January 13th, 2021 in

HEADSHOTS:  Available here. New York, NY – Today BBC Studios – Americas announces the appointments of Tara Maitra as Chief Commercial Officer and Jennifer Ball as Senior Vice President, Marketing.  Both newly created roles have been established to bolster the BBC brand and its portfolio of IP across content partners and audiences directly.  Maitra will…

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BBC Studios Set to Launch BBC SELECT

Posted by on Wednesday, December 16th, 2020 in

Download photos here: https://bbcw.box.com/s/5bjbsdvnsohqr4v1mgm2ynuntdyttw6b New York, NY – BBC Studios – creator, producer, and distributor of world-renowned content – is set to launch a new, ad-free subscription streaming channel, BBC SELECT, in early 2021 on Amazon Prime Video Channels and the Apple TV app. BBC SELECT will offer a rich range of programs from the…

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Emily Powers Promoted to Executive Vice President and Head of BritBox North America

Posted by on Thursday, October 22nd, 2020 in

New York, NY  – Seasoned corporate strategist and business executive Emily Powers has been promoted to Executive Vice President and Head of BritBox, spearheading the business for North America. Powers brings to the position a wealth of knowledge and a vast array of experience. As Executive Vice President and Head of BritBox North America, she…

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BritBox President and CEO, Soumya Sriraman, to Exit Company

Posted by on Tuesday, October 6th, 2020 in

New York, NY – BBC Studios and ITV, joint venture partners in popular British content SVoD service BritBox, today announces Soumya Sriraman has decided to step down as BritBox President & CEO for U.S. and Canada, effective at the end of this month. New leadership for the service will be announced in the coming weeks….

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Leading Industry Executive Rachel Bendavid Named Head Of Scripted Programming For Lionsgate And BBC Studios Los Angeles Partnership

Posted by on Tuesday, September 29th, 2020 in

Los Angeles, CA – Respected television executive Rachel Bendavid has been named Head of Scripted Programming for the Lionsgate and BBC Studios Los Angeles partnership. The partnership was formed to identify, co-develop and co-fund scripted formats and original intellectual property for the U.S. market. Bendavid is responsible for overseeing the operations and content initiatives of…

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BBC Studios and ITV Win Victory Against Illegal Streaming Service UKTVEverywhere in the U.S.

Posted by on Tuesday, September 29th, 2020 in

New York, NY — BBC Studios and ITV Studios LLC have entered into a favorable settlement with the operators of UKTVEverywhere, resulting in the shutdown of the streaming service targeting viewers of British television in the United States, due to the illegal streaming of both entities’ respective channels. UKTVEverywhere infringed BBC and ITV’s copyrights by…

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BBC Studios logra un rendimiento récord en 19/20 La solidez creativa, estratégica y financiera ayudará a superar tiempos difíciles en 20/21

Posted by on Tuesday, September 15th, 2020 in

Un desempeño financiero muy sólido en 19/20, con ventas, ganancias, inversión en contenido y retornos récord para la BBC. BBC Studios Production fue el creador de contenido nuevo más comisionado del Reino Unido en 2019, con 77 nuevos encargos por parte de la BBC y de terceros. Amplio reconocimiento creativo con 73 premios y 202…

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Em 2021, Showcase da BBC Studios torna-se um evento virtual imersivo

Posted by on Thursday, September 10th, 2020 in

Londres, Reino Unido – A BBC Studios anuncia seu primeiro Showcase virtual, um evento  de três dias que vai acontecer entre os dias  22 e 24 de fevereiro de 2021. A experiência, totalmente nova e inteiramente imersiva , será a 45º edição do Showcase da BBC Studios, um evento anual que reúne compradores internacionais de…

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