Radio & Television

CBBC and Family commission new live action series Malory Towers

HALIFAX and LONDON – DHX Media and King Bert Productions announced Tuesday that the new live-action series, Malory Towers, has been greenlit by CBBC, the BBC’s channel for children aged 6-12, and DHX Television’s Family Channel.The (13x30’) series is based on the book series of the same name by Enid Blyton and follows 12-year-old Darrell Rivers as she leaves home for the first time to attend an all-girls’ boarding school. Principal photography on Malory Towers begins this month in Toronto, and will shift to the UK in September 2019. The series is expected to premiere on CBBC and Family Channel...