Australian independent producer WTFN has pulled off a major coup signing a co-production deal with one of China's biggest broadcasters.
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One of Australia's leading factual producers is moving into scripted programs.
WTFN, known for Bondi Vet, The Living Room, Tony Robinson's Time Walks and the Logie-winning documentary Trishna and Krishna, has announced it has acquired Melbourne-based drama and film producer The Film Company.
Under the agreement The Film Company will become a wholly owned subsidiary of WTFN and TFC principal Richard Keddie will join the WTFN board as Director of Drama and Features.
Independent producer WTFN has announced a series of new appointments to accommodate the company’s rapidly-expanding production slate.
The appointments were announced as WTFN gears up to deliver more than 50 hours of prime time television in 2012 and another 40 hours of branded entertainment.
Anne-Maree Sparkman (below), who joined WTFN at its inception, is taking over as Head of Production. Sparkman spent 25 years with the Nine Network before joining WTFN. She's been the driving force behind many of the company’s programs including high profile ob-doc series Bondi Vet.
WTFN, the independent television production company behind Bondi Vet, Keeping Up With The Jones and Tony Robinson Explores Australia, has announced that SBS TV Executive, Peter Newman will join the company at the end of the month.
WFTN Entertainment, the production house behind programs such as Bondi Vet, Keeping Up with the Joneses, Supercar Showdown and Tony Robinson Explores Australia announced the appointment today of Heath Watt as General Manager – Sydney with immediate effect.