Tuesday’s Little one, format creators of the award-winning “Lego Masters,” has acquired a controlling stake in London-based indie Interstellar.
Interstellar was based in 2020 by managing director David Williams and inventive director Jamie Ormerod and has produced a number of hit exhibits together with “Singletown” for ITV2, “Query Workforce” for Dave and “Present Me The Honey!” for CBBC.
Interstellar additionally creates multi-platform and social media-first content material for manufacturers like Channel 4, Instagram and Lucozade. Within the pipeline for 2023 are a multi-platform relationship sequence for a serious broadcaster and an animated comedy format in superior growth.
The deal will see Williams and Ormerod proceed to helm the corporate from its base in London, with Tuesday’s Little one founder and CEO Karen Smith working with Interstellar to speed up its progress and growth.
Tuesday’s Little one will assist Interstellar’s slate of comedy, actuality and leisure exhibits within the U.Ok. and internationally, and can present entry to its personal manufacturing bases in London, Glasgow and Cardiff.
Tuesday’s Little one has additionally created and produced 5 seasons of “The Hit Checklist” for BBC One; ”Queens For The Evening” for ITV1; two seasons of “Killer Camp,” for ITV2 and The CW; 4 seasons of “Guessable?” for Comedy Central; and three seasons of the RTS successful “Extraordinary Escapes with Sandi Toksvig.”
Karen Smith, CEO and managing director at Tuesday’s Little one, mentioned: “Underneath David and Jamie’s management, Interstellar has had exceptional success in simply three quick years. We share a imaginative and prescient for top of the range, excessive power content material and I stay up for welcoming them to the Tuesday’s Little one household and attaining even larger success within the coming years.”
David Williams and Jamie Ormerod added: “We’ve lengthy admired every thing that Karen and her crew at Tuesday’s Little one have achieved. Having labored with Karen on quite a lot of tasks through the years, we all know it will likely be a terrific match and the beginning of an thrilling subsequent chapter for Interstellar. With a rising slate of unique codecs, now’s the right time for us to propel the corporate ahead and Karen’s ardour and experience shall be invaluable in serving to us just do that.”
Interstellar will proceed to work with Greenbird, the incubator and accelerator enterprise that presently offers companies to each events.