Pernel Media is a production company based in France and the UK that specializes in creating and producing documentaries, dramas, and formats adaptations. The company was founded in 2009 by Samuel Kissous.
Pernel Media creates high-quality productions with international appeal and works with numerous broadcasters and platforms both in France and worldwide. The company has a diverse portfolio that encompasses a wide range of genres, including archeology, history, science, nature, lifestyle, crime and investigation.
One of Pernel Media’s notable successes is the long running 40 episode documentary series “The Real War of Thrones,” which explores the power struggles and conflicts of European from medieval years to the 19th century. The series has been well received by audiences and has been distributed in various countries.
Pernel Media also produces formats such as Wheeler Dealers France, an adaptation of the English TV program, Wheeler Dealers.
Overall, Pernel Media has established itself as a reputable production company, known for its expertise in creating ambitious and entertaining television programs. With its commitment to storytelling and high production values, the company continues to offer diverse, smart and international productions.
Pernel Media is a member of PACT and USPA. It has been listed as a Real Screen Global 100 company in 2019, 2020, 2021 and a Real Screen Global 200 in 2022.