Viaplay

Claes Bang, Sophie Cookson, Emily Beecham Join Strong International Cast of Viaplay’s ‘Stockholm Bloodbath,’ First Stills Unveiled (EXCLUSIVE)

Viaplay has assembled a top notch international cast for “Stockholm Bloodbath,” Mikael Håfström’s female-led epic adventure movie. The ambitious movie marks Viaplay’s second English-language film original, following Oscar-nominated…

SF Studios, Viaplay Team on Swedish Crime Show ‘The Åre Murders‘ Based on Viveca Sten’s Novels (EXCLUSIVE)

SF Studios and leading Nordic streamer Viaplay have teamed up on a drama series adapted from “The Åre Murders,” the Swedish crime novels penned by bestselling author Viveca…

Viaplay Sets Spring Launch in North America, Postpones Further International Roll-Outs, Signs Deal With Pickbox NOW

Viaplay Group, Scandinavia’s leading streaming service, has set the dates for its launch in the U.S. and Canada for February and March, respectively. During its 2022 Capital Markets…

Ian Rankin’s Inspector Rebus Set for Major Reimagining From Viaplay and Eleventh Hour

Ian Rankin’s immensely popular detective, Inspector John Rebus, is set for a major reimagining in the form of a six-part series from streamer Viaplay and Eleventh Hour Films.…

Indies Get Creative With Distribution Strategies in Rocky Theatrical and Streaming Market

While the streaming wars continue and the pandemic’s damage still smolders around the world, indie distributors are biting the bullet. And as the American Film Market unfolds in…

Studiocanal Renews Nickelodeon Global Deal on ‘The Adventures of Paddington,’ Season 3 (EXCLUSIVE)

CANNES  — Top European powerhouse Studiocanal has renewed its global deal with Nickelodeon which will board Season 3 of CG animated megahit “The Adventures of Paddington.” Marking most surely…

ITV Studios Sells ‘Litvinenko’ to 80-Plus Territories

CANNES  —  The four-part drama “Litvinenko,” starring Scottish actor David Tennant, has sold to more than 80 international markets, ahead of its debut on the new ITV streaming service, ITVX…

‘Trom’ Creators Launch Faroe Islands’ GRÓ Studios With ‘Tinganes’ Series (EXCLUSIVE)

Partly featured in James Bond’s “No Time to Die,” the rugged Faroe Islands in the North Atlantic and their 53,000 inhabitants, were the setting and main inspiration for…