As a television producer, It’s increasingly challenging to hold on to rights in your shows. Many producers think this is simply the networks leveraging their might to make more money out of their commissions.
Channel after channel - especially in the US and UK - has added more crime into their offering. But whilst it's great that there is a new content genre driving work for producers, becoming a prominent producer of crime content is unlikely to be a path to long-term riches for producers.
John McKenna is one of the pioneers of premium sports documentaries. He founded Noah Media, which has become the go-to company for producing smash hit feature-docs like Arsene Wenger: Invincible and making title sequences for major shows and sports federations
Forget pitching to streamers - Why influencers are the new commissioners As the world of content entrepreneurship evolves, it is clear that mega-influencers are the current kings and queens of the hill.
Having sold our business to Future Plc, both Alex and I left to pursue other projects in 2020 and 2021 respectively. So it was a delight to come back together again, to reminisce on our amazing shared journey and to record this podcast.