Tag Archives: BBC Studios

BBC sealed deal with Showstopper Media for African version of The Great British Bake Off

Showstopper Media and BBC will adapt the hit cookery show The Great British Bake Off for the East African market. The Kenyan production company signed a deal with BBC Studios for local rights making it a first deal in East Africa, which was announced recently.  Showstopper, co-owned by Daniel Prior and Kiran Jethwa, has successfully [...]

BBC Lifestyle unveiled brand new look in South Africa

During the bi-annual Upfront event of BBC Studios in Johannesburg, BBC Lifestyle showcased its brand-new look. The lifestyle channel on DStv has a stylish and in vogue new look highlighting a fresh set of designs and objects around the channels ambition and engaging lifestyle content. As from 20th November, the brand makeover will launch new [...]

BBC Studios extends collaboration with BeIN Media group in MENA

BBC Studios has signed a partnership with BeIN Media Group to scout opportunities for the co-development, co-production and distribution of content in Qatar, the Middle East and Turkey.  As part of the collaboration, BBC Studios and BeIN envisage to seek possibilities for the development and/or production of content, while exploring the acquisition of additional BBC [...]