By Patrick Munn | August 29, 2017 - 10:40 am | No Comments
Last week, news broke that the sixth season of Showtime's adaptation of Shameless - which originally aired state-side in early 2016 - would be launching on this side of the pond on Netflix UK on Friday September 1st. That inevitably led some to question whether or not More4 had lost the rights to the show.
By Patrick Munn | August 23, 2017 - 8:06 pm | No Comments
Ted Danson and Kristen Bell's NBC comedy series is coming to the UK. Out of a wider global deal on the part of the streaming service, Netflix UK has secured exclusive rights to The Good Place from international distributor NBCUniversal International Distribution.
By Patrick Munn | August 15, 2017 - 7:43 pm | No Comments
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.
By Patrick Munn | June 17, 2017 - 8:12 pm | No Comments
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.
By Patrick Munn | June 15, 2017 - 6:25 pm | 1 Comment
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).
By Patrick Munn | June 13, 2017 - 3:15 pm | 4 Comments
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.
By Patrick Munn | June 8, 2017 - 12:01 am | 2 Comments
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.
By Patrick Munn | May 19, 2017 - 6:02 pm | 2 Comments
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.