Rebel Wilson To Star In Sonar Entertainment-Backed Australian Period Drama ‘Les Norton’

Pitch Perfect star Rebel Wilson is to star in an Australian period drama funded by Sonar Entertainment.

Wilson is to front Les Norton, a ten-part series based on Robert G. Barrett’s novels, for Australian public broadcaster ABC. The series is produced by Romper Stomperproducer Roadshow Rough Diamond in association with Screen Australia with Taboodistributor Sonar Entertainment selling globally.

Logan Lerman to Star in Jordan Peele's Nazi Hunter Amazon Drama

Inspired by real-life events, 'The Hunt' revolves around a group of Nazi hunters in 1970s New York.

Amazon has found its leading man for The Hunt.

The Perks of Being a Wallflower breakout Logan Lerman is near a deal to star in the straight-to-series drama from Jordan Peele.

Sonar Entertainment Raises $121 Million in Production Financing

New Facility Doubles Capital Available to Partner with Talent
in the Development of Premium Content

Sonar Entertainment (“Sonar” or the “Company”) today announced that it has secured a new production finance facility of $121 million led by MidCap Financial.  Sonar is the leading independent television studio with a full suite of capabilities to develop, produce, finance, and distribute premium television content on a worldwide basis.

Sky Original Production “Das Boot” Thrills an Audience of Millions and Goes into a Second Season

  • Within the first ten days, “Das Boot” netted a total of 1.13 million viewers on TV* and generated an additional 1.89 million viewers via Sky’s non-linear distribution platforms in Germany**
  • Sky Deutschland, Bavaria Fiction and Sonar Entertainment announce second season
  • “Das Boot”: Every Friday in double episodes on Sky 1 in Germany and Austria and the complete box set with all eight episodes already available via Sky Ticket, Sky Go and On Demand