Increasing its chances to be seen beyond the territories of its co-production companies, The Spies of Warsaw – starring David Tennant – is to be offered on the international TV market at MIPCOM 2012 next month reports David Tennant News.
BBC Worldwide are launching this and a number of other titles on the market including Top of the Lake, staring Elizabeth Moss (Mad Men) and written and directed by Jane Campion (The Piano), The Paradise featuring former Doctor Who guest star Sarah Lancashire (Partners in Crime), and A Young Doctors Notebook, starring Daniel Radcliffe (Harry Potter) and John Hamm (Mad Men).
The BBC’s commercial arm will also be hosting the stars of Ripper Street, who will be appearing in Cannes to promote the series.
MIPCOM- held annually in Cannes – is a worldwide content provider for creating, co-producing, and buying, selling, financing and distributing entertainment across all platforms.
This year’s event runs from the 8th – 11th October 2012.
The Spies of Warsaw – an adaptation of Alan Furst’s novel by the legendary writing duo of Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais – a co-production between the UK’s BBC Four, BBC America, ARTE France and Poland’s TVP 1 (where the drama was filmed) is rumoured to be airing on BBC Four during the Christmas period.