Friel Kean Films scores six-part series Home Greek Home
More 4 has ordered a six-part series from Friel Kean Films following interior designer Sarah Moore and her family as they restore their Greek island home.
Home Greek Home is a 6 x 60-minute series that follows Moore and her family as they renovate a Greek property on the island of Skiathos that she bought online for £100,000 without having seen it in person.
The family will be supported by a cast of locals who Moore has grown up with over years of visiting the island as they restore the ruin in the ancient, cobbled streets of Skiathos town to its former glory.
Home Greek Home is produced by Money for Nothing indie Friel Kean Films and was commissioned for More 4 by Jo Street, head of features and daytime. It is exec produced by Michelle Friel and Jules Kean and Drive TV will handle distribution. It is expected to air in early 2023.
“I hope the audience enjoys living vicariously as Sarah’s creative skills are put the test as she salvages, restores and makes-over her little piece of paradise,” said Street.
The show is due to air early next year.
This article first appeared on our sister site, Broadcast.
Also on The Knowledge
Creative Wales has published figures showing that since 2020, more than 22 projects filmed in Wales have generated more than £155.6m for the local economy.
Screen Scotland has announced the appointment of Cheryl Conway as head of screen commission, to take effect from January 2023.
ITVX has commissioned Wag Entertainment to produce two new true crime shows, for delivery to ITVX and ITV1.
Fleabag and The Missing producers Two Brothers Pictures has started production in Yorkshire on Boat Story, a 6 x 60 thriller for the BBC and Amazon Freevee starring Daisy Haggard and Paterson Joseph.
Issy Knowles’ TV series Model Behaviour has topped the 2022 Brit List of unproduced scripts from emerging UK screenwriting talent, with new projects by Left Bank Pictures and Joi Productions also among the 19-strong list.
The Film & TV Charity today launches a Winter Fundraising Appeal to help industry workers through the cost-of-living crisis.