18 February 2019
Zinc Media Group plc ("Zinc Media" or the "Group")
International TV Series Commission Award
Zinc Media is pleased to announce that its specialist factual unit, Blakeway Productions Limited ("Blakeway"), has been commissioned to make a four 60-minute part, blue chip natural history series for Blue Ant Media's Love Nature 4K platform in association with the European Culture channel, Arte. Love Nature 4K is a Blue Ant Media and Smithsonian Network joint venture and a brand new global customer for the Group.
The series will be made by Blakeway's new Bristol production office and builds on our emerging wildlife film making business. Furthermore, the commission marks further progress in the Group's expansion into international markets.
David Galan, Chief Executive Officer, commented:
"This commission marks a significant step forward in the Group's international ambitions. It is also testament to the success that Lucy Van Beek, MD of the Specialist Factual unit, is having in building the unit into a best in class producer of blue chip natural history content, with a market for this content not only domestically but in global markets."
For further information, please contact:
Zinc Media Group plc +44 (0) 20 7878 2311
Peter Bertram, Chairman
David Galan, CEO
N+1 Singer (NOMAD and Joint Broker to Zinc Media) +44 (0) 20 7496 3000
Mark Taylor / Lauren Kettle (Corporate Finance)
Mia Gardner (Corporate Broking)
Peterhouse Corporate Finance Limited (Joint Broker)
+44 (0) 20 7469 0932
Martin Lampshire / Duncan Vasey / Eran Zucker
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