All3Media Backs New Unscripted Production Company Founded By Heather Schuster

Nellie Andreeva

all3medialogoFormer Ryan Seacrest SVP Development and Current Unscripted Programming Heather Schuster has launched her own reality production company,  Morocco Junction Entertainment, which is being backed by All3Media. It will be based out of All3Media America’s Los Angeles offices. … Read More »

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All3Media’s Steve Morrison To Become Non-Executive Chairman

By | Thursday June 27, 2013 @ 11:03am PDT

Completing the succession process that began last fall when Farah Ramzan Golant was appointed CEO, All3Media founder and executive chairman Steve Morrison is segueing to the role of non-executive chairman as of July 1. UK-based All3Media owns more … Read More »

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All3Media Launches Scripted Division Run By Eric Lehrman, Inks Deal With Reality Producer Omid Kahangi

By | Wednesday May 15, 2013 @ 11:33am PDT
Nellie Andreeva

EXCLUSIVE: All3Media America, the recently launched U.S. branch of the UK’s All3Media, is formally starting a scripted division. It will be run by former Bad Robot executive Eric Lehrman, named VP Scripted Television. The move reflects the company’s desire to enter the U.S. scripted business and build on All3Media’s slate of international scripted formats, including shows from Company Pictures (Shameless, Skins, The Village, Secret State), Lime Pictures (Hollyoaks), Objective Productions (Peep Show, Fresh Meat), South Pacific (Outrageous Fortune, The Almighty Johnsons), and Bentley (Midsomer Murders). All3Media America principals Eli Holzman and Stephen Lambert said that getting into scripted is something they had been looking to do since the two launched Studio Lambert USA in 2008. Read More »

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U.K.’s Maverick Hangs L.A. Shingle, Partners With Discovery On New Commissions

By | Tuesday April 17, 2012 @ 11:47am PDT

Maverick Television, a division of Britain’s ALL3MEDIA, is launching a US arm and expanding in the UK. Maverick managing director Jim Sayer and creative director Alexandra Fraser have been upped to joint CEOs of the company. The pair has appointed … Read More »

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Global Showbiz Briefs: UK, Germany, China

By | Monday September 19, 2011 @ 3:16am PDT

TV Production Company All3Media Suspends Sale Efforts After 6 Months
CEO Steve Morrison and the company’s board, including chief executive Steve Morrison, made the decision on a conference call Sunday, The Daily Telegraph reported. Sony Entertainment and private-equity firms are thought to be among the bidders, all of whom apparently came in too low for major stakeholder Permira. The private-equity house acquired its share of All3Media for $502M in 2006 and was thought to be seeking around $1.1B. The desire to capitalize on the U.S. success of its Ramsay’s Kitchen Nightmares and Skins and find a partner to expand internationally was considered a driving force for the sale. All3Media declined comment. Read More »

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Discovery Launches Virtual Global Unit, Inks Deals With Shine, All3Media & WTFN

By | Friday April 15, 2011 @ 8:50am PDT
Nellie Andreeva

Discovery Communications has signed non-exclusive deals with Shine Group, All3Media and WTFN as part of the launch of a new virtual global unit of its production arm Discovery Studios focused on developing big content franchises. Under the pacts, Discovery Studios will work with the three companies to develop and commission … Read More »

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CBS’ Nancy Tellem Joins All3Media Board

By | Sunday November 28, 2010 @ 2:43am PST

The ex-president of the CBS Network Television Group who’s now a CBS Inc consultant has become a non-executive director of the UK’s largest group of independent production companies. Tellem joins All3Media at an interesting time. The company is the last big independent … Read More »

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All3Media/Warner Deal ‘Not Happening’

There’s nothing to UK newspaper reports over the weekend that Time Warner is eyeing the independent TV producer as its next acquisition, I’m told. “There’s nothing to it and nobody’s aware of any offer to come,” one insider tells me. … Read More »

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