Working Title Films to launch TV division

Working Title Films is reportedly contemplating the launch of a TV division. The UK film production

The division, Working Title Television (WTTV), will be a joint venture with NBC Universal - the parent company of Working Title Films - and will be based in London and Los Angeles. It will develop new comedy and drama for UK and US broadcasters.

Juliette Howell, WTTV's head of television (UK), will oversee the London office. She will report to the former NBC Universal executive, Shelley McCrory, who is likely to take over as the president of WTTV.

WTTV's first commission will be Love Bites, a romantic comedy created by Cindy Chupack.