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ITV plc today announced that it has agreed to acquire Boom Supervisory Limited, the holding company of the Twofour Group, the family of award-winning UK and US based production companies behind hit shows including Educating Yorkshire, The Jump, Posh Pawn, The Hotel Inspector and Animal Odd Couples.
ITV Studios’ factual division, Shiver has been commissioned by ITV to produce Real Stories With Ranvir Singh, a 6 x 30’ current affairs series which tells the incredible stories of the ordinary people involved in some of the most extraordinary events to have hit UK headlines.
ITV today confirmed the commission of a second series of World War II drama Home Fires from producers ITV Studios. Screening presently on Sunday evenings and winning its slot comfortably with a consolidated average rating of 6.2 million viewers to date and a 24% share of the audience, Home Fires follows a group of inspirational women at the heart of a rural Cheshire community who steadfastly bring the village together during our nation’s darkest hour.
TV Studios Global Entertainment signs book deal to tie-in with TV series.
ITV plc today announced that it has acquired Mammoth Screen, the indie behind the critical and ratings hit Poldark (BBC1) and one of the UK’s leading scripted production companies.