Radio & Television

Datsit Sphere acquires BGM from ailing Kew Media

MONTREAL — Quebec-based TV and film producer and distributor Datsit Sphere has acquired factual and kids production company BGM (formerly Bristow Global Media) from beleaguered Kew Media Group, it was announced Wednesday. The acquisition of Toronto-based BGM, whose current content slate includes “Haunted Hospitals” and Paranormal 9-1-1”, represents Datsit Sphere’s first foray into English-language factual entertainment, says the news release. BGM’s kids content lineup includes “Backyard Beats” and “It’s My Party!”. “Our strategy for some time has been to create a completely diverse talented network of creatives. We have carefully over time become a home for excellence in all genres:...

Our industry and COVID-19

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