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TV Real - TCB’s Paul Heaney Talks Evolving Distribution Business

4th December 2019

As the factual-distribution business faces the same industry shifts that are taking place in other segments of the content landscape, rights holders are being forced to evolve.

TBI - TCB Media Rights appoints CNBC Intl’s Federica Rossi for Asian sales drive

3rd December 2019

TCB Media Rights has appointed CNBC International exec Federica Rossi as sales exec, while promoting Simona Argenti to head of sales.

C21 Media - TCB rejigs team for Asia push

3rd December 2019

ATF: UK-based distributor TCB Media Rights has rejigged its managerial structure as part of a push into the Asian market.

TV Real - TCB Media Rights Bolsters Team for Push into Asia

3rd December 2019

Preparing for the next phase of its international strategy, TCB Media Rights has appointed Federica Rossi to the position of sales executive and promoted Simona Argenti to head of sales.

TV Real - Asia Gets Real

27th November 2019

Ahead of ATF, TV Real Weekly checks in with a number of factual distributors about their businesses in Asia.

Broadcast - Factual feels the squeeze

20th November 2019

Producers’ back-end profit margins are being squeezed by the need to deficit finance lower-budget factual shows as commissioners demand “unobtainable perfection”, according to execs.

TV Real - TCB Media Rights Closes Deals with Trio of Australian Broadcasters

6th November 2019

London-based TCB Media Rights has inked sales and acquisition deals with a trio of Australian broadcasters, adding five premium series to its over 300-title catalog and selling more than 400 hours of programming into the region.

TBI - TCB deals down under

6th November 2019

TCB Media Rights has picked up an array of shows from Australian broadcasters Foxtel, Nine Network and Seven Network, which in turn have acquired programming from the Kew Media Group-backed firm.

C21 Media - Aussie, NZ broadcasters pick TCB titles

6th November 2019

Australian broadcasters including Foxtel, Nine Network and Seven Network have acquired a number of titles from Kew Media-backed distributor TCB Media Rights.

TCB MIPCOM 2019 Press Package

24th October 2019

A selection of MIPCOM 2019 press articles

TBI - Bill Nighy boards Channel 5’s ‘World’s Most Scenic Railway Journeys’

16th October 2019

Channel 5 in the UK has ordered a trio of shows from Argonon Group’s BriteSpark Films, including a series about train journeys that has actor Bill Nighy onboard.

TBI - Endemol Shine, Kew, Sky among Content Innovation Award winners

16th October 2019

Endemol Shine Group and Kew Media were among the stand-out winners at the fifth Content Innovation Awards here in Cannes tonight, while Sky picked up the Best Debut Drama Series award for its hit show Chernobyl.

TBI - MIPCOM Factual Hot Pick: How I Created A Cult

16th October 2019

How I Created A Cult is the latest project to be commissioned directly by distributor TCB Media Rights, without any broadcaster involvement.

Newsline Report - “We have been expanding our ‘TCB Originals’ repertoire”

14th October 2019

The Sales Manager, TCB Media Rights describes the evolution of the company after doubling the revenue in 2 years.

Variety - Mipcom: International TV Output Picture Changing for U.S. Majors

12th October 2019

The global import-export strategies of the U.S. majors are in flux as the world's major content companies gather this week in Cannes for the annual Mipcom market conference.

TBI - FYI drives off with Barcroft Studios, TCB Media Rights series ‘Ultimate Rides’

11th October 2019

A+E Networks’ US cablenet FYI has boarded a co-production with Barcroft Studios and distributor TCB Media Rights for a show that explores unique vehicles

TV Real - Barcroft Studios & TCB Media Rights Team for Unscripted Series

11th October 2019

The factual indie Barcroft Studios and TCB Media Rights have partnered with A+E Networks’ FYI channel to co-produce the new series Ultimate Rides.

Broadcast - Hot Picks: The $50m Art Swindle

11th October 2019

‘This is such an intriguing story and there is a market for this show with PSBs, cable and streamers’

TBI - TCB Media Rights boosts legal and rights team, unveils 40-show slate for MIPCOM

10th October 2019

TCB Media Rights is heading to next month’s MIPCOM market with a 40-title slate that includes three self-commissioned shows.

Variety - FYI Channel Orders Motoring Series ‘Ultimate Rides’ From Barcroft, TCB (EXCLUSIVE)

9th October 2019

U.K.-based producer Barcroft Studios and distributor TCB Media Rights have teamed up on motoring series “Ultimate Rides” for the FYI channel in the U.S.

C21 Media - TCB kicks off fifth development day

8th October 2019

Kew Media-backed distributor TCB Media Rights is hosting its fifth annual Development Day in London this week.

TV Real - TCB Media Rights to Host Fifth Annual Development Day

7th October 2019

TCB Media Rights is set to kick off its fifth annual Development Day pitching event in London this week, where top global and emerging indies will pitch ideas to buyers and commissioners.

TV Real - MIPCOM Spotlight: TCB Media Rights

1st October 2019

How Did They Build That?, one of TCB Media Rights’ slate highlights for MIPCOM, introduces viewers not only to some of the world’s most audacious engineering projects.

TV Real - BriteSpark Lands Trio of Channel 5 Commissions to Be Repped by TCB

1st October 2019

BriteSpark Films has been commissioned for three new programs on Channel 5—The World’s Most Scenic Railway Journeys, How to Stop Your Nuisance Calls and a sixth season of Nightmare Tenants, Slum Landlords—all of which are represented by TCB Media Rights.

Broadcast - Distributor Survey 2019

26th September 2019

Quality content and strong leadership help the Blood distributor top the poll, with revenues up 10%, while previous winner BBC Studios is once again ranked second.

Various - The $50 Million Art Swindle Press Pack

24th September 2019

Various articles on The $50 Million Art Swindle from The Times, The Guardian, Financial Times and Radio Times.

TBI - TCB Media Rights boosts legal and rights team, unveils 40-show slate for MIPCOM

18th September 2019

TCB Media Rights is heading to next month’s MIPCOM market with a 40- title slate that includes three self-commissioned shows.

Broadcast - TCB Rights signs legal and rights duo to aid growth plan

18th September 2019

Distributor aims to double revenues to £22m. TCB Media Rights has bolstered its legal and rights team with two new signings to help steer it towards a projected doubling of revenues.

C21 Media - TCB stocks up for Cannes, hires two

18th September 2019

Kew Media-backed distributor TCB Media Rights has bolstered its content catalogue ahead of Mipcom and hired a pair of executives to deal with the rapid growth of the company.

TV Real - TCB Unveils MIPCOM Slate, New Hires

18th September 2019

TCB Media Rights is set to spotlight 40 new releases at MIPCOM, including 15 new installments of returning series, which account for 60 percent of the distributor’s catalog.

Señal Internacional - Holly Cowdery: “Valoramos mucho la región de Europa Central y del Este”

1st July 2019

La Gerente de Ventas de TCB Media Rights aseguró que el potencial de venta del territorio es enorme, que desean lograr acuerdos con canales chicos y plataformas digitales de CEE y explicó la modalidad de trabajo que emplean con sus socios.

C21 Media - TCB secures European sales

25th June 2019

UK-based TCB Media Rights has secured a raft of factual programme sales in France and Germany and has also landed distribution rights to a new three-parter from Channel 4 and ITN.

TV Real - TCB Sends 60 Hours of Non-Fiction Content to France & Germany

24th June 2019

TCB Media Rights has sold 60 hours from its factual slate to French and German broadcasters ahead of this summer’s Sunny Side of the Doc market.

Rapid TV News - TCB Sells 60 hours of factual to French, German broadcasters

21st June 2019

As it eyes up the opportunities at Sunny Side of The Doc, France’s marketplace for the funding and distribution of non-fiction content, TCB Media Rights has reported strong sales and pre-sales to French and German broadcasters.

TBI - Sunny Side ’19: TCB scores Euro sales

21st June 2019

TCB Media Rights has struck 60 hours worth of sales and pre-sales with French and German broadcasters in the lead-up to next week’s Sunny Side of the Doc market in La Rochelle.

C21 Media - TCB helps build Greatest Palaces for UKTV

9th May 2019

Multichannel broadcaster UKTV has pre-bought a factual show about palaces from UK indie Woodcut Media that is the latest series to have been deficit financed by distributor TCB Media Rights.

TV Real - World’s Greatest Palaces Heading to UKTV’s Yesterday Channel

9th May 2019

World’s Greatest Palaces, a new factual series from Woodcut Media, is set to air on the UKTV factual channel Yesterday.

Broadcast - Distributors join BBC rights fray

8th May 2019

An array of distributors have voiced concerns about the expanded BBC iPlayer window proposals, but are split over the impact it could have on the rights market.

TV Real - TCB Media Rights Clinches Viasat World Deals

8th April 2019

TCB Media Rights has struck a four-title deal, totaling 32 hours of content, with Viasat World. 

TV Real - TCB Picks Up Two Prime-Time Shows to Headline MIPTV Slate

4th April 2019

TCB Media Rights is heading to MIPTV with 36 new titles and 220 hours of content, including the prime-time series Banged Up (working title) and The House of Extraordinary People, with additional BriteSpark Films properties also highlighted.

Señal Internacional - TCB Media Rights adquirió la nueva serie de Channel 4 “Banged Up”

4th April 2019

La distribuidora y portadora de derechos basada en Londres adquirió la serie de BriteSpark Films, que se une a otros títulos de la misma productora que serán representados por TCB en MIPTV, como “Massive Engineering Mistakes”.

Rapid TV News - TCB acquires BriteSpark primetime shows for MIPTV slate

3rd April 2019

London-based rights-ownership and distribution company TCB Media Rights has acquired new Channel 4 series Banged Up from Argonon-owned BriteSpark Films which will be part of the vanguard of its MIPTV offer.

C21 Media - TCB Media Rights Partners with Consultancy The Televators

25th March 2019

TCB Media Rights has entered into an agreement with consultancy The Televators, which will provide operational and budgeting support for the rights ownership and distribution company’s slate of fully funded in-house commissions.

Rapid TV News - Televators tie down co-operation deal

22nd March 2019

UK rights-ownership and distribution company TCB Media Rights has struck a deal with production-support consultancy The Televators to provide bespoke operational and budgeting support for its slate of in-house commissions. 

Realscreen - TCB Media, The Televators strike deal; Gravitas Ventures launches SVOD

22nd March 2019

London-based rights-ownership and distributor TCB Media Rights has inked a deal with production-support consultancy The Televators.

C21 Media - Seven answers TCB’s Emergency Calls

26th February 2019

Australian broadcaster Seven Network is on board a new UK factual series from Kew Media Group’s TCB Media Rights and a fledgling London-based production company.

TV Real - TCB Media Rights Greenlights New Factual Series

26th February 2019

Hunch Media’s World’s Most Shocking Emergency Calls, which is moving into production and has been presold to Seven Network Australia, examines disturbing incidents that started with a call for help.

Rapid TV News - TCB Media rights launches titles for MIP

20th February 2019

Reflecting what it said is the growing role of original commissions within its expanding portfolio, London-based rightsownership and distribution company TCB Media Rights has greenlit two more factual series.

TBI Vision - Distribution innovation: Are distributors the new marketeers?

13th February 2019

In a period where distributors need to be nimble and multi-skilled, serving as pseudo-commissioners, producers and development execs, there is yet another string to add to their bows: that of marketeer.

Realscreen - Realscreen's Trailblazers: TCB Media Rights

21st January 2019

In an industry that seems to be changing on a daily basis, it’s hard to keep track of those changes, and the creative and strategic minds behind them. But we managed to catch up with several such individuals and companies for this year’s edition of our annual series.

TV Real - TCB Media Rights’ Paul Heaney

16th January 2019

TCB Media Rights’ mission includes building collaborative, early-stage relationships with its creative partners.