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Sony Channel Takes Linear Rights To ‘The Night Shift’ Season 4

The Night Shift is returning to its long-time UK home. Sony Channel has secured the linear broadcast rights to the fourth season of the NBC medical drama after striking a deal with international distributor Sony Pictures Television.

‘Episodes’ Set To Return To BBC Two For Final Season Later This Year

Episodes is indeed returning to the Beeb. BBC Two has picked up the UK rights to the seven episode final season of the Matt LeBlanc fronted Showtime comedy series, TVWise has confirmed. The series is distributed internationally by Hat Trick International.

Netflix UK Inks Fox Deal For USA Network’s ‘Queen Of The South’

Netflix UK is adding another exclusive U.S. acquisition to their burgeoning slate of programming. The streaming service has struck a deal with Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution to secure the UK rights to USA Network's drama series Queen Of The South, The complete first season is available to stream as of today (Thursday June 15th).

E4 Drops ‘Jane The Virgin’ After Two Seasons

EXCLUSIVE: Jane Villanueva is looking for a new home. TVWise can exclusively reveal that E4 has opted not to extend their licensing agreement with CBS Studios International and has now dropped The CW's hour-long comedy series Jane The Virgin, after airing the show's first two seasons.

BBC Two Acquires UK Rights To FX’s ‘Feud’, Eyes Late 2017 Premiere For ‘Bette And Joan’

Ryan Murphy's latest anthology series had found a UK home. BBC Two has secured the UK rights to FX Networks' drama series Feud after striking a deal with international distributor Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution, TVWise has learned. An anthology drama that explores different famous feuds, the first season, which will premiere on BBC Two later this year, is subtitled 'Bette And Joan' and explores the bitter rivalry between Hollywood stars Bette Davis and Joan Crawford.

Channel 5 Acquires UK Rights To ABC’s ‘Dirty Dancing’ Reboot

ABC's Dirty Dancing reboot is coming to the UK. Channel 5 has secured the exclusive UK broadcast rights to the three-hour TV movie/special after agreeing a deal with international distributor Lionsgate Television, TVWise has learned.

Scoop: ‘Ransom’ Not Cancelled, Remains In Contention For Second Season Pick Up

EXCLUSIVE: The reports of Ransom's demise have been greatly exaggerated. Despite a flurry of media reports that CBS had axed the Luke Roberts fronted show, sources with direct knowledge of the situation tell me that it has in fact NOT been cancelled. I'm hearing that CBS has not made a decision one way or another and Ransom remains in contention for a second season pick up.

EXCLUSIVE: ‘The Portrait Of A Lady’ Adaptation Lands At BBC

EXCLUSIVE: The Portrait Of A Lady is inching closer to the small screen. I'm hearing that the TV adaptation of the Henry James novel, which Red Production Company and Number 9 Films announced they were developing close to a year ago, has now landed at the BBC. It's not immediately clear if it's eyed for a spot on BBC One or BBC Two. In addition to landing at the Beeb for further development, my sources tell me that Secret Diary Of A Call Girl scribe Rebecca Lenkiewicz has also come on-board to pen the script for this adaptation.