By Patrick Munn | February 26, 2015 - 11:18 am | No Comments
UKTV is adding a key executive to their technology and operations team. The commercial network, which is a joint venture between BBC Worldwide and Scripps Networks Interactive, has hired former MediaCityUK exec Sinead Greenaway to serve as their new Director of Operations and Technology.
By Patrick Munn | February 26, 2015 - 10:26 am | No Comments
Several weeks after word of the deal first leaked out, Amazon Prime Instant Video - who have now been operating in the UK for exactly one year - has confirmed that they have picked up the exclusive UK broadcast rights to multiple seasons of Outlander after striking a deal with Sony Pictures Television. The series is set to premiere on the streaming service on March 26th, when the first 8 episodes will be made available to Prime members.
By Patrick Munn | February 25, 2015 - 5:33 pm | 1 Comment
Sony Entertainment Television has picked up the exclusive first run UK broadcast rights to the upcoming sixth season of the former NBC comedy after agreeing a deal with sister company Sony Pictures Television. The sixth season of Community will premiere on Sony Entertainment Television on Wednesday March 18th at 10:05pm - less than 24 hours behind the broadcast on Yahoo Screen in the US.