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.
By Patrick Munn | September 21, 2017 - 11:55 am | No Comments
Sky1 has acquired their first Marvel series. The satcaster's flagship channel has secured the first run UK rights to ABC's new drama series Marvel's Inhumans after striking a deal with international distributor Disney Media Distribution. The series is expected to premiere on Sky1 this Autumn.
By Patrick Munn | September 18, 2017 - 3:38 pm | No Comments
Amazon Prime Video has inked a global deal with Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution to secure SVOD (Subscription Video-On-Demand) rights to both NBC drama This Is Us and Fox's genre show The Exorcist. This marks the largest agreement between the two companies and covers more than 200 territories.
By Patrick Munn | September 13, 2017 - 6:06 pm | 3 Comments
FOX UK has secured the UK broadcast rights to Seth MacFarlane's Galaxy Quest style sci-fi series The Orville, which is distributed internationally by Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution. A UK premiere date has not yet been set.
By Patrick Munn | September 12, 2017 - 9:08 am | No Comments
AMC Global – the AMC branded channel here in the UK, which is available exclusively to BT TV customers – has secured the exclusive UK broadcast rights to Crackle's Snatch TV adaptation, starring Harry Potter's Rupert Grint, after striking a deal with international distributor Sony Pictures Television.
By Patrick Munn | September 11, 2017 - 6:03 pm | No Comments
History UK is adding another exclusive drama to their slate. The A+E Networks UK backed channel has secured the exclusive UK broadcast rights to Canadian drama series X Company, a spy thriller set during the second world war, after striking a deal with international distributor Sony Pictures Television.
By Patrick Munn | September 9, 2017 - 7:33 pm | No Comments
EXCLUSIVE: Amazon Prime Video UK has picked up the first run UK rights to the third season of CBS' comedy series Life In Pieces, TVWise can reveal. The series is distributed internationally by Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution.