Production is expected to start in July for streaming in Malaysia and Singapore later this year.
Amazon Studios has given a straight-to-series order to Utopia, a nine-episode drama mystery based on the British series of the same name. Gone Girl novellist and screenwriter Gillian Flynn will be creator and showrunner of the US version.
Streaming giant also announces shows from France, Italy, Germany and the Netherlands.
The impact of the US streaming giants were the hot topic at South Tyrol’s Incontri meetings.
Netflix, France’s OCS channel group partner on dramatic limited series.
New head Jennifer Salke is rebuilding the streamer’s executive team.
’Smartphones are not little televisions,’ new head of content strategy and planning tells MIPTV.
The company will manage worldwide distribution for the series.
Mary Kills People, Ice, Cardinal also sell.
New TV festival kicks off with Cesc Gay’s Félix; MIPTV previews works-in-progress in pre-market showcase.
Beta Film announces project at annual pre-MIPTV dinner in Cannes.
Series sells to Scandinavia and Spain among other territories.
Line Of Duty and Three Girls also score multiple nods.