Yaddo To Commission 125 Documentaries In Next 12 Months, Seeking Pitches From General Public

yaddo-pitchYaddo - the documentary streaming service that was recently launched by former BBC Storyville Editor Nick Fraser - is set to commission some 125 documentary films in the next 12 months, it has been announced. Nick Fraser is seeking pitches from the general public, under the belief that while it is said that everyone has a book in them, the same also applies to documentaries Read More

Dominic West Leads Voice Cast Of BBC One’s Roald Dahl Adaptation ‘Revolting Rhymes’ From Magic Light Pictures

dominic-westBBC One and Magic Light Pictures have set the cast for Roald Dahl's Revolting Rhymes. Dominic West (The Affair) is set to lead a voice cast that also includes David Walliams (Partners In Crime), Rob Brydon (The Brink), Tamsin Greig (Episodes), Bertie Carvel (Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell), Rose Leslie (Game Of Thrones) Bel Powley (Benidorm), Gemma Chan (Humans) and Isaac Hempstead Wright (Game Of Thrones), TVWise has learned. Read More

Netflix Acquires UK Rights To USA Network’s ‘Shooter’

shooterContinuing their recent acquisitions spree, Netflix UK has landed the exclusive UK broadcast rights to USA Network's ten episode Shooter reboot after agreeing a deal with international distributor Paramount Television, TVWise has learned. The series will premiere on Netflix UK in November, shortly after its premiere on USA Network in the United States. Read More

Vanessa Redgrave, David Gyasi, Joanna Vanderham & More To Star In BBC One’s ‘Man In An Orange Shirt’

BBC One has set the cast for Man In An Orange Shirt. Oscar winner Vanessa Redgrave (The Thirteenth Tale), David Gyasi (The Interceptor), Joanna Vanderham (The Paradise), Julian Morris (New Girl), Oliver Jackson Cohen (Emerald City) and James McArdle (Star Wars: The Force Awakens) have been cast in the two-part drama from British novelist Patrick Gale which explores two inter-twined gay love stories. Read More

Amazon Prime Video Sets UK Return Date For ‘Vikings’ Season 4

vikings-s4History's period drama Vikings will return to Amazon Prime Video UK to finish airing its supersized 20 episode fourth season from Thursday December 1st it has been announced. New episodes will the continue to be made available to UK Prime members every Thursday, less than 24 hours after they initially air on History, through to the season four finale in February 2017. Read More