Source: The Hollywood Reporter
BBC Studios, the commercial arm of U.K. public broadcaster BBC, has acquired a stake in Jeffrey Katzenberg’s upcoming shortform video service Quibi.
The price tag and size of the stake acquired, which are understood to be small, weren’t disclosed.
BBC Studios recently unveiled its first Quibi commission, a nature documentary about female animals with the working title “Fierce Queens.”
The mobile TV app has been ramping up its programming commissions ahead of its April 2020 launch.
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