Two of our Television students, Anti Reinthal and James Allison (pictured), have had their factual entertainment programme idea picked up by leading independent production company Dragonfly Productions.
They will be paid to develop the concept into a pitch for UK broadcasters early in the New Year.
Sanjay Singhal, Managing Director at Dragonfly, says: “Dragonfly are pleased to be supporting NFTS Television graduates. We were impressed with the quality of ideas presented by all of the students. James Allison and Anti Reinthal’s proposal showed great promise and we’ll look forward to developing the project further."
NFTS Head of Television David G Croft says: “James and Anti have shown tremendous talent and the efforts have paid off. We are noticing that more and more broadcasters and production companies coming to the NFTS Television department for new talent and ideas.”
Dragonfly Film and Television Productions is one of the UK’s leading independent production companies. Part of the Shine Group it has produced more than two hundred hours of television across all the major channels and created hit shows like One Born Every Minute, The Hotel, World’s Toughest Trucker, Kill It, Cook It, Eat It, and Autopsy Emergency Room…amongst others.