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UK prodco Steadfast placed into administration

UK factual prodco Steadfast Television has been placed into administration, and according to reports, eight staff members are out of work and there is in air of uncertainty over what will happen with the two shows it currently produces.
November 18, 2010

UK factual prodco Steadfast Television has been placed into administration, and according to reports, eight staff members are out of work and there is in air of uncertainty over what will happen with the two shows it currently produces. Broadcast reports that Living TV Group is talking with other indies regarding the production of the sixth season of Brit Cops, and that the BBC Four series Timothy Spall: Somewhere at Sea is in the edit stage. Steadfast founder Charles Thompson recently joined DCD Media as creative director of its new division, DCD Factual, and had held discussions with Steadfast’s current owners, Content Ventures, to bring it into the new division’s fold.

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Selina Chignall joins the realscreen team as a staff writer. Prior to working with rs, she covered lobbying activity at Hill Times Publishing. She also spent a year covering the Hill as a journalist with iPolitics. Her beat focused on youth, education, democratic reform, innovation and infrastructure. She holds a Master of Arts in Journalism from Western University and a Honours Bachelor of Arts from the University of Toronto.

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