By Patrick Munn | March 26, 2015 - 4:21 pm | No Comments
After months of rumours, ITV and series producer Carnival Films have confirmed that the upcoming sixth season of Downton Abbey will be its last. The 8 episode final season and a Christmas special will air on ITV later this year, and will be broadcast on PBS state-side in early 2016.
By Patrick Munn | March 26, 2015 - 10:57 am | 7 Comments
Viacom has firmed up the launch plans for new channel Spike UK. A local version of the US network, Spike UK will launch on range of platforms including Freeview (channel 31), Sky (EPG slot 160) and Freesat (channel 141). In making the announcement, Viacom International Media Networks also revealed the content line-up for the channel's launch, which will include a combination of US acquisition's and local commissions.
By Patrick Munn | March 26, 2015 - 9:29 am | No Comments
Johnny Harris (Snow White And The Huntsmen), Richard Rankin (The Crimson Field) and Luke Newberry (In The Flesh) are set to co-star opposite Anne-Marie Duff in BBC One's four-part drama series From Darkness.