Tane Bellwood Joins OMG As Director Of Legal & Business Affairs
22 May 2018
Objective Media Group has appointed Tane Bellwood as its new director of legal and business affairs.
Tane joins OMG this month from Pulse Films where he was head of legal and business affairs. At OMG he will head up a seven strong team and oversee all legal, contractual, compliance and rights aspects for the company.
Prior to his role at Pulse Films, Tane worked at ITV as head of business affairs, factual and daytime and before that he was at Princess Productions as head of legal and business affairs. Tane has also worked on the legal and commercial affairs teams at Shine TV, Channel 5, The Television Corporation, Ragdoll Productions and BSkyB. He is a barrister and solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand.
Also joining the OMG team are legal and business affairs executives Danijela Topalovic, who recently joined from All3Media International and Michael Rabinovitz, who was previously at ACK Media Law.
Matthew Angel, COO, OMG, said: ““Tane has a wealth of experience on both scripted and non-scripted programming which makes him a perfect fit for Objective Media Group. Having worked on the production and broadcasting sides of the industry he is well placed to head up the newly expanded business affairs team. We are also really pleased to welcome Michael and Danijela to the department.”
About Objective Media Group
Objective Media Group is home to five labels – Hitchhiker Television, Main Event Media, Objective Fiction, Panda Television and Second Star; and three production companies - betty, Story Films and Studio Ramsay. Together they excel in producing entertainment, factual entertainment, reality, factual and scripted shows for broadcasters including BBC One, Two and Three, Channel 4, CBBC, CNBC, CNN, Discovery, E!, ITV and Paramount Network. Part of All3Media, OMG has bases in London, Glasgow and Los Angeles. Hit shows include Bear’s Mission With…, Breaking Homicide, Britain Today Tonight, Eric, Ernie & Me, GameFace, Gordon Ramsay on Cocaine, It Was Him: The Many Murders of Ed Edwards, Last Commanders, Matilda and the Ramsay Bunch, The Arrangement, The Undateables, Tricks of the Restaurant Trade, Unspeakable, Wedding Day Winners and Witless.