Speaker Chris Bonney

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Chris Bonney


Cineflix Rights

Chris Bonney is responsible for developing and executing Cineflix Media’s strategy to maximize the exploitation of its growing intellectual property on networks and digital platforms globally.

Chris leads Cineflix Rights, the distribution division of Cineflix Media. Since joining in 2012 he has overseen consistent growth, and Cineflix Rights is now the UK’s largest independent TV content distributor, with a catalogue of 4,500 hours of programming from Cineflix Productions and more than 100 producer partners from all over the world.

Headquartered in London, and with teams in the UK, North America and Ireland, Cineflix Rights diversified factual and scripted shows cover a wide range of genres, including crime & investigation, documentaries & specials, history, factual entertainment, lifestyle, science & technology, wildlife & natural history, as well as formats.

Chris Bonney joined Cineflix Media from Warner Bros. International Television Production, where he served as Senior Vice President, Sales & Acquisitions. Prior to that, he served as Managing Director of Outright Distribution and a Board Director at UK super indie Shed Media.

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