BBC Studios Los Angeles Productions Announces Strategic Appointments of Rachel Bendavid and Angie Stephenson To Leadership Team

Posted by on Thursday, February 22nd, 2024 in

BBC Studios Los Angeles Productions today announces the appointments of two highly experienced creative executives to its North American scripted business.  Rachel Bendavid and Angie Stephenson have jointly been named Executive Vice Presidents, Scripted Programming for BBC Studios Productions, both reporting into Valerie Bruce, the Head and General Manager of BBC Studios Los Angeles Productions. …

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Prime Video Orders Global Hit Game Show Format The 1% Club

Posted by on Tuesday, October 17th, 2023 in

CULVER CITY, California—October 17, 2023—Prime Video today announced that it has acquired the rights to BBC Studios’ global hit game show format, The 1% Club. The U.S. series will be produced by BBC Studios Los Angeles Productions and Magnum Media and will premiere on Prime Video in the U.S. and Canada. The 1% Club is a unique,…

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NBC ANNOUNCES RETURN OF HIT GAME SHOWS ‘THE WALL’ AND ‘WEAKEST LINK’

Posted by on Tuesday, February 28th, 2023 in

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. – Feb. 27, 2023 – NBC is revving up the excitement with the return of two of its most popular game shows, “The Wall” on Tuesday, April 11 at 9 p.m. ET/PT and “Weakest Link” on Monday, April 17 at 10 p.m. ET/PT. Episodes will be available for streaming on Peacock the following day. The heart-stopping…

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CBS SCARES UP A THIRD SEASON OF THE BROADCAST AND STREAMING HIT “GHOSTS” FOR 2023-2024

Posted by on Thursday, January 12th, 2023 in

CBS announced today that it has renewed the broadcast and streaming hit comedy GHOSTS for the 2023-2024 broadcast season. In its second season, GHOSTS moved from 9:00 PM to its current 8:30 PM timeslot on Thursday nights and grew its audience to an average of 9.15 million viewers, up +15% from its premiere season, improving in its time period…

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FUELED BY RECORD GROWTH, BBC STUDIOS LOS ANGELES PRODUCTIONS EXPANDS LEADERSHIP TEAM, NAMING NICHOLAS OAKLEY SVP, UNSCRIPTED DEVELOPMENT

Posted by on Thursday, September 29th, 2022 in

Nicholas Oakley Hi-Res Headshot Available Here As BBC Studios marks a record year and a massive increase of 56 percent in global production sales, the company announces the appointment of Nicholas Oakley as Senior Vice President, Unscripted Development, Los Angeles Productions in a key leadership role for its U.S. production business which has achieved unprecedented…

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NBC RENEWS GLOBAL GAME SHOW SENSATION ‘WEAKEST LINK’ FOR THIRD SEASON, HOSTED BY JANE LYNCH Hit Reboot From BBC Studios Los Angeles Productions and Universal Television Alternative Studio Continues Its Strong Stateside Momentum

Posted by on Monday, August 1st, 2022 in

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. – August, 1, 2022 – NBC has renewed the international smash hit game show “Weakest Link” for a third season, co-produced by BBC Studios Los Angeles Productions and Universal Television Alternative Studio, a division of Universal Studio Group. The network has greenlit 20 episodes of the lightning fast, quick-witted series hosted by Emmy…

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TYRA BANKS RETURNS TO THE BALLROOM AS HOST AND EXECUTIVE PRODUCER OF ‘DANCING WITH THE STARS’ ON DISNEY+ AND WELCOMES NEW CO-HOST ALFONSO RIBEIRO

Posted by on Thursday, July 14th, 2022 in

BURBANK, Calif. (July 14, 2022) Tyra Banks is back as host and executive producer of “Dancing with the Stars” for her third consecutive season. Joining her as co-host is “DWTS” season 19 Mirrorball Champion Alfonso Ribeiro. Expert judges Len Goodman, Carrie Ann Inaba, Bruno Tonioli and Derek Hough also resume their seats on the ballroom…

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CBS’S “GHOSTS” MAKES SAN DIEGO COMIC-CON ITS HAUNTING GROUND

Posted by on Monday, July 11th, 2022 in

CBS Original GHOSTS, television’s number one new series and the number one comedy on Paramount+, will make its San Diego Comic-Con debut for a panel discussion, a marketing activation and a Web3 Metaverse experience.   The Panel:  The full cast, including “livings” Rose McIver and Utkarsh Ambudkar, as well as “ghosts” Brandon Scott Jones, Richie Moriarty,…

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SAME JOY. MORE RIDE. DAX SHEPARD, ROB CORDDRY AND JETHRO BOVINGDON JUMP IN THE DRIVER’S SEAT FOR A NEW SEASON OF TOP GEAR AMERICA ONLY ON MOTORTREND+

Posted by on Thursday, May 12th, 2022 in

(Los Angeles) – After a first season full of mayhem, supercharged adventures, friendly competition and exhilaration driving the world’s top supercars and awful clunkers, Dax Shepard, Rob Corddry and Jethro Bovingdon are back for more in the new season of the hit series TOP GEAR AMERICA only on MotorTrend+ beginning Friday, July 1, 2022. TOP…

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NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC’S FAN-FAVORITE AND EMMY® AWARD-WINNING FRANCHISE, LIFE BELOW ZERO, EXPANDS WITH ALL-NEW SERIES, LIFE BELOW ZERO: FIRST ALASKANS, PREMIERING MONDAY, MAY 30 AT 8/7c WITH BACK-TO-BACK EPISODES BEFORE NEW EPISODES BEGIN AIRING EVERY TUESDAY AT 8/7c

Posted by on Thursday, April 28th, 2022 in

(Washington D.C. – April 28, 2022) National Geographic’s fan-favorite franchise LIFE BELOW ZERO has given viewers unprecedented access to the hardships that come with living in some of the most extreme conditions on Earth. Now, the Emmy Award-winning team is bringing audiences back to Alaska, following the Native peoples of the harsh landscape in the…

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