Televisual – Outline strikes content deal with DRG

Outline Productions has struck a content partnership deal with distributor DRG. The deal follows recent news that Outline has been commissioned to produce a UK version of DRG’s Norwegian format, Born On (pictured), for Channel 4. Outline and DRG have billed the deal as an alliance which will support growth… Read more.


Broadcast – Outline strikes first-look deal with DRG

The partnership will enable the Show Me Your Garden indie grow its business by bolstering its development fund to help create series for UK and international broadcasters that DRG will then distribute globally. The distribution deal follows an agreement struck between the businesses earlier this month for Born On [pictured]… Read more.


Realscreen – Outline Productions, DRG ink content deal

UK indie Outline Productions and distributor DRG have formed a content partnership. As part of the deal, DRG will contribute to a development fund to help the Health Freaks producer expand its original content and formats. The Nice Group-owned distributor will also advise on the type of content developed to ensure it has… Read more.


Broadcast – Outline plans fresh US assault in deal with DRG

Outline Productions is planning a fresh attack on the US market after arming itself with development funding to compete with British super-indies and Hollywood studios. The Show Me Your Garden producer struck a deal with Doc Martin distributor DRG this week that will give it greater financial and creative firepower as… Read more.


PACT – Laura Mansfield Appointed as Pact Council Chair

Laura Mansfield has today been appointed as Pact Council Chair, as Sara Geater steps down to become COO of All3Media. Under Pact’s constitution, non-qualifying independent producers, such as All3Media, can be Pact members but are unable to sit on Pact Council. In the event of the Chair stepping down, the… Read more.

Outline Productions Studios at Highgate Studios London

Pact – Pact Appoints Laura Mansfield as New Vice Chair

Pact has appointed Laura Mansfield as Vice Chair of Pact Council. Laura Mansfield co-founded Outline Productions in 1999 and is its Managing Director. Outline has built a strong reputation for creating and delivering imaginative factual entertainment formats and series for UK and US broadcasters. The company was voted in the… Read more.

Outline Productions Studios at Highgate Studios London

Broadcast – Laura Mansfield Appointed Pact Council Vice Chair

Outline Productions managing director Laura Mansfield has been appointed vice chair of Pact Council. Mansfield, who founded the indie in 1999, will take up the role with immediate effect. Her term will run until December 2016. She became a member of Pact Council in January 2013. Pact Council oversees the… Read more.

Outline Productions Studios at Highgate Studios London

Televisual – Pact appoints Laura Mansfield as New Vice Chair

Pact has appointed Outline Productions’ Laura Mansfield as Vice Chair of Pact Council. Mansfield co-founded Outline Productions in 1999 and is its md.  Outline was voted in the top 10 of all UK independent production companies by its peers in Televisual’s 2014 Production 100 survey and has series under its… Read more.

Outline Productions Studios at Highgate Studios London

C21 Media – Hat Trick sells Kerridge’s Pub Food

UK distributor Hat Trick International has secured a raft of global deals for Outline Productions’ factual entertainment content, shipping titles to the US and Australia. Ahead of its launch at Mipcom next month, Hat Trick has signed a presale deal with Lifestyle in Australia for Tom Kerridge’s Best Ever, the… Read more.


TBI Vision – Appetite for Kerridge cooking shows grows in Oz, US

Broadcasters in Australia and the US are among buyers of British cooking series from celebrity chef Tom Kerridge. Lifestyle in Australia has prebought BBC Two’s 6x30mins series Tom Kerridge’s Best Ever, which is the follow up to Tom Kerridge’s Proper Pub Food. That show has also sold to Lifestyle, as well as… Read more.


Outline Productions Voted into Top 10 Producer Peer Poll

Which are the most admired Indies in television? The Televisual Peer Poll reveals the 10 production companies that are most respected by their rivals, based on votes and feedback to the Production 100. This year, after being propelled by shows such as Great British Garden Revival, Health Freaks, Tom Kerridge’s… Read more.



Outline Productions are looking for passionate gardeners to take part in a new Sky1 TV series. If you’d like to showcase your garden we will be filming across the UK & Ireland exploring and showcasing some of the most stunning, imaginative and unique gardens, no matter what shape, size or… Read more.


Real Screen – Sky 1 signs on for Outline-made gardening format

UK pay-TV net Sky 1 has ordered a 6 x 60-minute competitive gardening format from Great British Garden Revival indie Outline Productions. The series – tentatively titled Welcome to My Garden – will take viewers to a different region of Britain each week and profile three gardening enthusiasts who take turns visiting and judging each… Read more.


Televisual – Outline wins peaktime gardening series from Sky1

Sky1 has greenlit Welcome to My Garden, a new competitive gardening format, from Outline Productions. Welcome to My Garden (6×60’, working title) each week visits a region of Britain to meet three gardening enthusiasts who take it in turns to visit – and judge – each others’ gardens. Welcome to… Read more.


Country Life – Talented Private Gardeners Sought

Volunteers are being sought for a new television programme which celebrates talented private gardeners The makers of a new television programme that celebrates talented private gardeners are seeking volunteers. They’re particularly keen on gardens notable, for instance, for tranquility, prize-winning vegetables or national plant collections. Welcome to My Garden, to… Read more.


Televisual – Outline wins 14 hours of peaktime on BBC1 and 2

Outline Productions has won new commissions from BBC1 and BBC2 for 14 hours of peak time popular factual programming covering driving, food and gardening. Along with a new cookery format fronted by chef Tom Kerridge, Outline is making So You Think You Can Drive? (1×60’, working title) which sees Dom… Read more.

Tom Kerridge's Proper Pub Food by Outline Productions