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Quail TV adds copro partners to “Pitcairn: Paradise Lost”

Foxtel's Crime and Investigation Channel in Australia and TV3 in New Zealand have joined Australian prodco Quail Televisio's docudrama Pitcairn: Paradise Lost as coproducers.
October 3, 2011

Foxtel’s Crime and Investigation Channel in Australia and TV3 in New Zealand have joined Australian prodco Quail Televisio’s docudrama Pitcairn: Paradise Lost as coproducers.

The two networks have also acquired the broadcast rights at pre-sale for the true-life courtroom thriller, which is currently in development.

Pitcairn: Paradise Lost tells the story of the ritualized abuse of girls on the remote Pitcairn Island and the trial that followed, which made headlines around the world.

Greg Quail, executive producer and founder at Quail Television said: “We are very pleased to partner with Foxtel and TV3, in what is a major step forward for the project as we continue development.”

Rick Kalowski, executive producer and Quail Television’s creative director – scripted added: “Pitcairn: Paradise Lost promises to present the first truly definitive account of this story, providing compelling viewing for audiences around the world”.

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Meagan Kashty is an associate editor of realscreen, an international print and online magazine that covers the non-fiction film and television industries. Meagan is an award-winning business journalist. Prior to joining the realscreen team, Meagan was online editor of Canadian Grocer, named Magazine of the Year at the 2015 Canadian Business Media Awards. She can be reached at mkashty@brunico.com, and you can follow her on Twitter @MegKashty

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