C5 orders full steam ahead for QE2 doc
ViacomCBS-owned UK broadcaster Channel 5 has commissioned factual miniseries Inside the QE2 Hotel from London-based indie Spun Gold.
The 3×60’ docuseries uses exclusive access to The Queen Elizabeth 2 to explore the ocean liner’s new life as a five-star floating hotel in Dubai while it undergoes a multi-million-pound refit.
Inside the QE2 Hotel is coproduced by Spun Gold and Motion Content Group, with Juliet Rice and Melanie Darlaston exec producing and Rebecca Nunn on board as series producer. Passions Distribution will handle international sales.
Daniela Neuman, MD of Spun Gold TV, said: “Inside The QE2 reveals the inside workings of the world’s most glamorous floating hotel, its staff and holidaying guests – perfect escapism for Channel 5’s viewers for these times.”
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