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 14, 2017 - 9:46 am | 6 Comments
FX is reshuffling the future installments of American Crime Story. Katrina, which was previously announced as the next season, has been pushed, with Versace now set to air as the show's second season. Versace is expected to air in early 2018, with Katrina following later in the year.
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 3, 2017 - 10:40 am | No Comments
FOX UK is adding a topical event series to their line-up. The Fox Networks Group backed channel has secured the exclusive first run UK broadcast rights to Shots Fired, the cop shooting event series starring Sanaa Lathan (Boss) and Stephan James (Selma), after striking a deal with sister company Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution, TVWise can reveal.
By Patrick Munn | April 26, 2017 - 5:06 pm | No Comments
American Crime Story is returning to the Beeb. BBC Two has picked up the first run UK broadcast rights to the second season of Ryan Murphy's FX anthology series from international distributor Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution, TVWise has learned.
By Patrick Munn | April 21, 2017 - 12:35 am | No Comments
After months of prolonged negotiations, Fox has officially pulled the trigger and renewed The X-Files for an eleventh season. The network has opted for a longer run for this second revival season, ordering ten episodes, up from the six that comprised season ten. TVWise reported late last year that the increased order was a key objective for senior Fox execs, who were eyeing the new season for a spot of the 2017-2018 schedule.
By Patrick Munn | March 14, 2017 - 4:23 pm | 2 Comments
FOX UK is adding another FX comedy series to their line-up. The channel has secured the exclusive UK rights to Zach Galifianakis and Louis C.K.'s clown comedy series Baskets after striking a deal with sister company Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution, TVWise has learned.
By Patrick Munn | March 10, 2017 - 1:01 pm | No Comments
Prison Break is returning to the UK. FOX UK has secured the exclusive UK broadcast rights to the nine-episode revival after striking a deal with sister company Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution, TVWise has learned. The series is set to premiere on the channel next month, mere days behind the U.S. premiere.