"ITV Presents..." - Hosted by David Wilcox, Senior Vice President of Sales for EMEA
In this session, Senior Vice President of Sales for EMEA David Wilcox will offer DISCOP Johannesburg delegates a first look at the exciting and diverse range of content that ITVS GE will be launching internationally within the coming year. Headlining the slate, will be the much-anticipated Noughts & Crosses, a gripping story of first love set in a dangerous, alternate world where racism divides society. Based on former Children’s Laureate Malorie Blackman OBE’s award-winning novel series, it showcases leading South African off and on-screen talent including Masali Baduza and Bonnie Mbuli.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment (ITVS GE) is the world-leading multi-genre, multi-disciplinary, multi-platform distribution arm of ITV Studios. It distributes programming which is ‘More Than TV’; programming that truly moves people, grips the nation, starts conversations, entertains millions and shapes culture.
ITVS GE represents in excess of 45,000 hours of brand-defining content from the 55+ award-winning production labels in the ITV family which produce 8,900 hours of programming per year, as well as selected shows from leading producers from around the world. Through its global network which includes offices in London, Hong Kong, Paris, Germany, the Nordics, Los Angeles, Mumbai and Sydney, it distributes critically acclaimed and universally adored titles such as Bodyguard; Victoria; Poldark; Good Witch; Vera; 63 Up; 24 Hours in Police Custody; The Graham Norton Show and Magical Land of Oz internationally; as well the highly anticipated Snowpiercer and World on Fire, supplying more than 3000 broadcasters and platforms worldwide.
ITV Studios is part of the ITV PLC, which includes the UK’s largest commercial broadcaster.