FOX GOES SWEDISH
Fox TV has inked a deal with a Dutch company called Eyeworks to start a program designed to develop Scandinavian writing talent, like this guy...
|Bjorn Borkborg writer of "Bork! Bork! Bork!"|
Okay, just kidding.
But there's a very simple reason Fox is doing this.
Scandinavian thrillers and crime stories are hot right now from best-selling books, to successful TV formats. They are also, unless it's being directed by David Fincher, capable of being produced for under $100 million.
HE HAS A POINT
Michael Douglas says that the major studios are afraid of risk...
He has a point. Not a complete point, but a point nonetheless.