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The Weinstein Company and ITV Studios Board Russian Mob Series ‘Mafiya’

5 August 2015 5:28 AM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

The Weinstein Company and ITV Studios Global Entertainment have boarded high-profile epic Russian mob TV series “Mafiya,” being produced by London-based Archery Pictures and set to go into production early 2016.

The 10-part skein, written by William Nicholson (“Gladiator,” “Les Miserables”), is set in Moscow in the 1990s, “when criminal gangs and private armies clashed in one of wildest rides in history,” a statement said.

Protag Misha “goes from street trader to becoming one of the richest and most powerful individuals in the country, helping to bring down the once-mighty Soviet Union but paying a huge price along the way.”

The project was developed by Archery, founded last year by “Kick Ass” producer Kris Thykier and former Scott Free U.K. topper Liza Marshall, in association with the BBC and Monumental Pictures.

Archery Pictures is looking to build a slate of large-scale, international television productions working with writers and directors including »

- Nick Vivarelli

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Archery Pictures Takes Aim With Neil Jordan On TV Series ‘Riviera’ With Paul McGuinness And John Banville

8 June 2015 8:18 AM, PDT | Deadline TV | See recent Deadline TV news »

Exclusive– Archery Pictures, the newbie production company set up less than a year ago by well-respected UK-based producers Kris Thykier and Liza Marshall, has come on-board to produce the Cote d’Azur-based TV crime drama Riviera with Neil Jordan (The Borgias) set to write, direct and showrun. The project is the brainchild of Paul McGuinness, rock group U2’s longtime former manager, with John Banville (Albert Nobbs) co-writing. A family crime drama set in the… »

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Archery Pictures Takes Aim With Neil Jordan On TV Series ‘Riviera’ With Paul McGuinness And John Banville

8 June 2015 8:18 AM, PDT | Deadline | See recent Deadline news »

Exclusive– Archery Pictures, the newbie production company set up less than a year ago by well-respected UK-based producers Kris Thykier and Liza Marshall, has come on-board to produce the Cote d’Azur-based TV crime drama Riviera with Neil Jordan (The Borgias) set to write, direct and showrun. The project is the brainchild of Paul McGuinness, rock group U2’s longtime former manager, with John Banville (Albert Nobbs) co-writing. A family crime drama set in the… »

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