Into the Wild with Gordon Buchanan BAFTA Scotland nomination

The 2016 BAFTA Scotland nominations have been announced and we are delighted that Into the Wild with Gordon Buchanan has been nominated for Best Factual Series. The BBC Two series which saw Gordon Buchanan take well-loved celebrities; Dermot O’Leary, Alastair Campbell, Sara Cox, Ed Byrne and John Simpson…

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BBC Worldwide orders Fortitude-style docu-soap

BBC Worldwide has ordered a ten-part docu-soap about the residents of a Fortitude-style town located in the Arctic Circle from Hello Halo. The Greenbird-backed indie is to make Svalbard (WT), a 10 x 60-minute series for international channel BBC Earth’s Unplugged strand. Longyearbyen on Svalbard is located high…

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Hello-Halo lands debut BBC commission

Greenbird-backed Hello Halo has won its first BBC commission – a five-part wildlife series featuring celebrity guests including Dermot O’Leary. Into the Wild with Gordon Buchanan (working title) is a 5 x 60-minute series for BBC2 in which the Big Cat Diary and Springwatch cameraman will take his…

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"There's a creative confidence and can-do attitude at Hello Halo which I love. Wendy's obsessive attention to detail means she worries about everything I would worry about - and finds solutions. And I'm all for anyone who makes my life easier!"
Jo Street
BBC Commissioning editor