Channel 4 preps “Train Your Baby Like a Dog”

August, 2019

UK pubcaster Channel 4 is set to premiere the pilot for a new docuseries, part of its Features & Formats strand, that offers an unconventional twist on child rearing: what if we trained babies like...

‘Hostile Planet’ Producer Plimsoll Productions Secures Multimillion Dollar Investment From Private Equity Group LDC

August, 2019

Plimsoll Productions, the production company behind series including Nat Geo’s Hostile Planet and Yellowstone Live, has secured multi-million-dollar investment from private equity firm LDC. The investment firm has taken a minority stake in the...

Equity firm LDC backs Plimsoll Productions with US$100M investment

August, 2019

Plimsoll Productions, the natural history prodco behind titles such as Hostile Planet (pictured) and Yellowstone Live, has secured a US$100 million investment from LDC, the London-based private equity arm of Lloyds Banking Group. Under the...

Plimsoll Secures Investment From Private Equity Firm LDC

August, 2019

Plimsoll Productions, behind such factual hits as National Geographic’s Hostile Planet with Bear Grylls, has received an investment from the private equity firm LDC, in a deal valuing the company at around $100 million....