Granada’s iconic Quay Street studios have been sold to Manchester Quays Ltd - a development partnership between Allied London and Manchester City Council.
They’ve signed a deal, conditional on planning consent, to buy the 13.5 acre complex for £26.5m.
IMAX is installing a screen at the Trafford Centre, marking the 15th to be operated by the Odeon and UCI Cinemas Group.
Odeon’s first IMAX theatre was at the Printworks in Manchester and today’s announcement means it’s become the largest IMAX exhibitor in Western Europe
Inward investment agency, MIDAS has linked up with the organisers of the Children’s Media Conference to launch Manimation: The Manchester Animation Festival this Autumn.
Local companies will get priority booking for the event before general registration opens from Monday (30th September).
Richard Bacon will be fronting a new daytime quiz show, Show Me The Telly, which will be produced out of MediaCityUK.
Made my ITV Studios’ Shiver Productions, the 20x60minute series will see 3 television legends playing against a bunch of friends, family or colleagues to see who has the best TV trivia.
Independent production company Red Productions, has finally confirmed it is to move its HQ from Granada's former base at Quay St to a 4800sq ft facility within dock10’s new production hub at MediaCity. As part of the move, dock10 will also become Red’s preferred post-production supplier.