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The Devil’s Playground to premiere in France

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The Devil's Playground, The Gods of Wheat Street and The Moodys selected for the Series Mania festival in Paris.

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Laid gets UK pilot

David Knox February 21, 2014 4

ABC black comedy Laid is getting a UK version to star Doc Martin's Jessica Ransom.

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NBCUniversal acquires Matchbox Pictures

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Independent production company behind The Slap is fully acquired by NBCUniversal.

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NBC greenlights US adaptation of The Slap

David Knox January 21, 2014 4

NBC has approved the US adaptation of The Slap as an eight-episode miniseries.

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Rumour: New comedies in development at Matchbox Pictures

David Knox September 14, 2013 1

TV Tonight hears whispers of two new comedies in development with Matchbox Pictures for ABC and SBS.

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Super Fun time for Kate

David Knox July 19, 2013 2

Offspring's Kate Jenkinson has been cast in Rebel Wilson's new US comedy.

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ABC announces new crime series, Old School.

David Knox May 30, 2013 6

ABC announces a new Sydney-based drama pairing Bryan Brown with Sam Neill.

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TEN announces Wonderland cast

David Knox April 29, 2013 15

Michael Dorman and Brooke Satchwell head up the cast of TEN's new drama-romance.

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4 Aussie shows selected for Series Mania in France

David Knox April 19, 2013 0

Which 4 Aussie productions will play in official selection at France's TV Festival?

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Cameras roll on Nowhere Boys

David Knox April 5, 2013 0

Shooting has been underway on Nowhere Boys in Melbourne, the latest series from Matchbox Pictures.

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The Straits to be adapted in the US

David Knox April 3, 2013 3

Another ABC drama is headed for a US remake, this time The Straits by Matchbox Pictures.

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Sorry Joel, Logies need to re-think New Talent rules.

David Knox March 13, 2013 34

The Logies need to rethink its rules to ensure awards go to emerging Australian talent, not import stars.

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