“The Evening Supervisor” producer The Ink Manufacturing unit has prolonged its co-financing settlement with media investor 127 Wall Productions till 2024.
London and L.A.-based impartial The Ink Manufacturing unit stated the settlement will enable it to extend growth funding and manufacturing co-financing capability throughout each movie and TV.
The prevailing co-financing facility was arrange between Hong Kong and London-based 127 Wall Productions and The Ink Manufacturing unit in 2017, and has supported tasks comparable to Park Chan-wook’s adaptation of John le Carré “The Little Drummer Lady” for the BBC and AMC.
The transfer comes after The Ink Manufacturing unit introduced a strategic partnership in February with Endeavor Content material, which noticed the financing arm of Endeavor take a minority stake within the enterprise. The deal elevated growth funding at The Ink Manufacturing unit, and in addition gave Endeavor first-look for promoting forthcoming Ink Manufacturing unit tasks internationally.
The Ink Manufacturing unit additionally as we speak introduced that Rod Henwood, previously chief technique officer, has been upped to the newly created place of chief working officer, based mostly within the London workplace.
In his new function, Henwood will, alongside head of manufacturing Tracey Josephs, help the work of The Ink Manufacturing unit’s artistic crew, led by recently-joined artistic director Katherine Butler.
Henwood will oversee all of business, enterprise affairs and advertising and marketing actions for the corporate in addition to the finance crew below head of finance Ian Spence.
Simon and Stephen Cornwell, co-CEOs and founders at The Ink Manufacturing unit, stated: “Our renewed partnership with 127 Wall and Rod’s enhanced function throughout The Ink Manufacturing unit are the newest in a collection of strategic steps we’ve taken to realign behind creatively-led, well-capitalized and targeted growth of our slate throughout each movie and tv tasks.”
Alongside his function at The Ink Manufacturing unit, Henwood can be non-executive chairman of non-scripted TV manufacturing firm, Tin Roof Media. He has beforehand labored because the CEO, U.Okay., Belgium and Netherlands of Banijay Group and held the identical place at Zodiak Media previous to the merger between the 2 corporations. He joined The Ink Manufacturing unit as an advisor in April 2017, changing into chief technique officer and becoming a member of Ink’s board the next 12 months.
The Ink Manufacturing unit’s different credit embody “Combating With My Household,” “A Most Needed Man,” and “Message from the King.”