Blue Penguin Television
Blue Penguin Television is a sister company to Fred Films. Its credits include three seasons of the Science Fiction series, Dark Matter for Netflix and the Syfy channel and most recently the comedy series ‘Hapless’ which heralds from veteran Brit director Gary Sinyor and revolves around an obsessive and gaffe-prone journalist for a fictitious Jewish newspaper. Series 1 is already on Netflix and Series 1 and 2 are currently featuring on Amazon
Prime Video and receiving five star reviews. (Hapless is also streaming across Europe).
Founded in December 2013 by James Spring and Georgina Spring, it is an independent TV production company creating formats that play in the factual, entertainment and drama genres. Working with talent, commissioners and other production companies, Blue Penguin brings to life bold, creative, engaging formats for television.
VIAPLAY PICKS UP UK COMEDY SERIES 'HAPLESS', BLUE PENGUIN BOARDS SEASON 2 AHEAD OF SHOOT
European streamer Viaplay has picked up Nordic, Baltic, Dutch and Polish rights to UK comedy Hapless, which was also picked up by Netflix in the UK last year. The series, which heralds from veteran Brit director Gary Sinyor, revolves around an obsessive and gaffe-prone journalist for a fictitious Jewish newspaper. Brit comedy actor Tim Downie (Toast Of London) stars.
London, 12 January 2022: Deadline