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ITV and Pulse ink global distribution deal for ‘Showbusiness’

ITV Studios Global Entertainment in London will handle global distribution of Pulse Films' scripted reality dance series Showbusiness starring Louie Spence.
September 2, 2010

ITV Studios Global Entertainment in London will handle global distribution of Pulse Films’ scripted reality dance series Showbusiness starring Louie Spence. Produced by Pulse for Sky 1 in the UK, the 13-episode show features characters from Pineapple Dance Studios and is being produced with double the budget and more ambitious scripted fantasy elements. The deal comes on the heels of Pineapple‘s MIPTV success where it was licensed to broadcasters in Norway, Sweden, New Zealand, Canada, Australia, Singapore and The Netherlands.

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Senior staff writer Frederick Blichert comes to realscreen with a background as a journalist and freelance film critic. He has previously written for VICE, Paste Magazine, Senses of Cinema, Xtra, Canadian Cinematographer and elsewhere. He holds a Master of Arts in film studies from Carleton University and a Master of Journalism from the University of British Columbia.

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