June 24, 2017 9:30 AM ET


Company Overview of Zig Zag Ltd.

Company Overview

Zig Zag Ltd. operates as a television production company. It produces television programs ranging from factual documentaries to entertainment series for broadcasters in the United Kingdom and internationally. The company was incorporated in 1992 and is based in London, United Kingdom with an additional office in Los Angeles, California. As of January 15, 2010, Zig Zag Ltd. operates as a subsidiary of Banijay Entertainment SAS.

13-14 Great Sutton Street


London,  EC1V 0BX

United Kingdom

Founded in 1992


44 20 7017 8755


44 20 7017 8750

Key Executives for Zig Zag Ltd.

Chief Executive
Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer
Head of Talent and Operations
Head of Production
Head of Entertainment
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Zig Zag Ltd. Key Developments

Zig Zag and Urban Brew Studios Announce Production Partnership

Zig Zag Productions has announced a co-production agreement with Urban Brew Studios. The agreement is designed to pool each company's creativity, expertise and production facilities to create cross genre programming for the South African, UK and international markets. The two companies will be developing shared IP and entering into option agreements for their respective programme formats. The first of which sees Urban Brew Studios option Zig Zag's Strike a Match format for the South African market. Strike a Match is Zig Zag's studio show where the game is to weed out the real couples from a hilarious line-up of misfits. Contestants have to try and keep their relationships a secret when being grilled by a comedic panel. Zig Zag has taken an international option for Urban Brew's The Virus Hunter that follows the virologists as they travel to the world's most remote areas to pre-empt the next deadly virus. Zig Zag and UBS are also co-creators of iServed and Survived: a re-enactment series that explores modern day heroes serving mankind despite the risk to their own lives. The agreement also sees the companies partner on the development of a production carousel hub in South Africa for large studio-based game show formats. Zig Zag and Urban Brew Studios also plan to develop co-productions on factual entertainment series, offer production and post services on South African location shoots and harness Urban Brew Studios technology capabilities in apps and second screen development.

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