Disney EMEA

Disney launching Miranda Hart web series

Disney EMEA is launching So Sammy, a new shortform kids series from British comedian and actor Miranda Hart. The series will be made by UK indie King Bert, which Hart founded in 2014 alongside fellow comic and actor David Walliams, with backing from BBC Worldwide. So Sammy is the first original for the Disney Channel’s […]

Disney EMEA to remake Israeli teen drama

Disney EMEA is to remake Disney Channel Israeli original musical drama North Star. The live-action series will likely feature a UK cast with filming commencing in spring next year ahead of launch of Disney Channels across EMEA later in 2016. The 13x22mins show, also titled North Star as a working title, is based on a […]

Disney gives Nina, Didn’t Do it new runs

Disney Channel’s comedy I Didn’t Do it and Disney EMEA’s short-form toon Nina Needs to Go (pictured) have both landed second seasons. I Didn’t Do it stars recording artist Olivia Holt (Kickin’ it) as part of a group of teenagers navigating high school while dealing with crazy situations. Regular Disney live-action collaborator It’s a Laugh […]

Hollywood Studio formats

Plans are underway to make some of the most iconic US shows ever for local broadcasters with international versions of 24, Breaking Bad, ER, Glee and Gossip Girl planned in countries as far afield as Israel and China. Shows including Prison Break, Law & Order and Desperate Housewives have already had the remake treatment and […]