Archive for November, 2013

“Rembrandt & I” (about the famous painter) to launch soon on Bskyb in the UK !

Friday, November 29th, 2013

After having been broadcast in China, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore , Eastern Europe, …, « Rembrandt & I » (4 x 50’ / WATCH IT ONLINE BELOW), the large historical biography of Dutch painter Rembrandt has been selected by SKY and will launch soon in the UK !

The producer of this series (Hans de Weers ) was coproducer of the American blockbuster ALEXANDER ( directed by Oliver Stone and starring Colin Farrell, Angelina Jolie, Anthony Hopkins, Val Kilmer)? He was also coproducer of the feature film MINDHUNTERS (starring Val Kilmer and Christian Slater). Finally, he line-produced a substantial part of blockbuster Ocean’s Twelve (starring George Clooney, Brad Pitt, Matt Damon).

The producer of « Rembrandt & I » also won a lot of prices with its Dutch movies, a.o the Oscar of the Best Foreign Movie for ANTONIA’S LINE.

ANTONIA’S LINE was directed by Marleen Gooris , who directed many movies, one episode of the US series « The L World », and so also « Rembrandt & I » (4 x 50’).

CRAZY COW and Sphere ink new distribution deal

Wednesday, November 27th, 2013

CRAZY COW and Sphere announced today that they have inked a new deal for the distribution of the TV series produced by the Montréal based production company.

The new deal covers titles such as ”Sophie”, “Bad Karma”, Mirador”, “Providence”, “Vice Caché”, “Le monde de Charlotte”, “Sophie Parker”, “Rumors”, as well as the new series “Mémoires vives”.

CRAZY COW is excited to work with Sphere on the launch of it’s series…

CRAZY COW is now working on the REMAKE of the movie “Just Love Me” (Box Office Hit)

Monday, November 18th, 2013

CRAZY COW is now working with several countries on the REMAKE of the movie “JUST LOVE ME”…

JUST LOVE ME – Storyline: The main character of the film is Michał, a young, handsome architect. Three women suddenly appear in his life: Agata, Julia, and the adolescent Michalina. An excess of riches isn’t a bad thing, but… The beautiful women – each in their own way – effectively turn Michał’s calm, ordered life upside down!

As the film’s Michał, Maciej Zakościelny – the legendary Parys – is forced to chose the most beautiful, most tempting, most dreamy… simply, the woman of his life.

Take this house now broadcast in Belgium

Tuesday, November 12th, 2013

The Canadian show “Take this house and sell it” (W Network / Up Front) is now on air in Belgium. CRAZY COW made recently a deal with the largest private Belgian channel to license 78 episodes of the Canadian show. This deal follows a previous deal of 76 episodes : all episodes are now licensed !

In each episode of “Take This House and Sell It” a designer is chosen to visit a family or couple’s home that is having trouble selling. He or she makes comments before meeting with the home owners. Once meeting with the homeowners, the designer humorously criticizes the home owner’s home and then dispatches their crew, which includes a painter, a contractor, a handyman and seamstress, and in less than 2 days prepare for a “last chance open house”. The designer and crew work hard to give the homeowner’s home a good impression in order to get a sale. The show then reveals if the homeowener sold their house or not

MPU to launch soon on Ren TV Russia

Wednesday, November 6th, 2013

The Russian REMAKE of the Belgian drama series « MPU-Missing Persons Unit » (format from Eyeworks)  will launch soon on a big federal TV station in Russia !

The Russian channel Ren TV has commissioned directly 4 Seasons, and will broadcast the show daily  . The Russian version si called “Prpashie Best vesni”, which means “Missing”.