By Patrick Munn | October 4, 2017 - 6:10 pm | 1 Comment
More than two years after the series was cancelled, Sony Channel has secured the UK rights to the former ABC Family drama series Chasing Life after striking a deal with international distributor Lionsgate Television. The first season will premiere on Tuesday October 17th at 9pm.
By Patrick Munn | October 3, 2017 - 11:21 am | No Comments
UKTV's Drama channel has secured the UK rights to The White Princess - Starz's limited series follow up to The White Queen - after striking a deal with international distributor Lionsgate Television. Additionally, under this deal, the channel has also acquired The White Queen.
By Patrick Munn | September 27, 2017 - 7:53 pm | 3 Comments
EXCLUSIVE: Riggs and Murtaugh are returning to the UK. I've learned that ITV has secured the UK rights to the second season of Fox's Lethal Weapon reboot from international distributor Warner Bros. International Television Distribution. The show's second season is expected to return to the main channel in a prime-time slot in 2018.
By Patrick Munn | September 26, 2017 - 11:28 am | 2 Comments
As had been widely expected, E4 has acquired the exclusive UK rights to CBS' The Big Bang Theory prequel Young Sheldon after striking a deal with international distributor Warner Bros. International Television Distribution. Young Sheldon is set to premiere on E4 in early 2018. The Channel 4 backed channel, owing the a previous long-running deal with Warner Bros, also hold the rights to the eleventh season of The Big Bang Theory, which is set to premiere later this year.
By Patrick Munn | September 22, 2017 - 8:32 pm | No Comments
EXCLUSIVE: Diane Lockhart is staying put on More4. I've learned that the Channel 4 owned digi-net has picked up the UK rights to the second season of The Good Wife spin-off The Good Fight from international distributor CBS Studios International. Sources tell me that the deal C4 and CBS inked earlier this year covered multiple seasons of the show. The second season of The Good Fight is expected to premiere in 2018.