NETFLIX SPENDS $1BN ON UK CONTENT

NETFLIX SPENDS $1BN ON UK CONTENT

Netflix chief executive Reed Hastings revealed at last year’s RTS Cambridge Convention the company had invested around $500m on UK content for that year. Netflix has repeatedly spoken of the UK’s importance as part of its original content offering, with the streamer...
£300,000,000 for Dagenham for new film studio

£300,000,000 for Dagenham for new film studio

Hackman Capital Partners, the owner of sites including Culver Studios in Los Angeles and Silvercup Studios in New York, has agreed to invest £300m over the next three years to develop a site in Dagenham for a new film studio. First productions could start filming by...
Filming resumes in China November 2020

Filming resumes in China November 2020

Hengdian World Studios, China’s largest film and television shooting base located in the eastern Chinese city of Dongyang in Zhejiang Province, has a busy filming season as the film crews across the country resume work. As the epidemic eases, the site is crowded...