By Patrick Munn | September 22, 2017 - 8:32 pm | No Comments
EXCLUSIVE: Diane Lockhart is staying put on More4. I've learned that the Channel 4 owned digi-net has picked up the UK rights to the second season of The Good Wife spin-off The Good Fight from international distributor CBS Studios International. Sources tell me that the deal C4 and CBS inked earlier this year covered multiple seasons of the show. The second season of The Good Fight is expected to premiere in 2018.
By Patrick Munn | September 5, 2017 - 7:02 pm | 1 Comment
EXCLUSIVE: ITV2 is letting go of two high-profile U.S. acquisitions. The youth-skewing digi-net has opted not to renew their licensing agreements for the Allison Janney/Anna Farris comedy series Mom and the Elyes Gabel fronted drama Scorpion, TVWise can reveal.
By Patrick Munn | June 23, 2017 - 9:04 am | No Comments
And just a month after the LA Screenings, we have our first deal for a new show from the upcoming 2017-2018 broadcast season. Netflix UK, as part of a wider deal agreed by the streaming service's global acquisitions team in LA and CBS Studios International, has secured the exclusive UK rights to The CW's Dynasty reboot series, which is set to premiere state-side in October.
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 | May 23, 2017 - 3:29 pm | 2 Comments
Bull is heading to free-to-air. Channel 5 has secured the FTA rights to the CBS series, which was recently renewed for a second season, for their digi-net 5USA after striking a deal with international distributor CBS Studios International, TVWise has learned.
By Patrick Munn | March 2, 2017 - 10:16 am | 1 Comment
The Good Fight is coming to the UK. Channel 4's digi-net More4 has closed a deal with CBS Studios International to acquire the exclusive first run UK broadcast rights to The Good Wife spin-off, TVWise has learned. The series is set to premiere on More4 this Spring.
By Patrick Munn | November 16, 2016 - 8:59 am | No Comments
Former NCIS star Michael Weatherly is staying put on FOX UK. The Fox Networks Group owned and operated channel has acquired the exclusive first run UK broadcast rights to Weatherly's new CBS series Bull after striking a deal with international distributor CBS Studios International, TVWise has learned.
By Patrick Munn | October 12, 2016 - 5:51 pm | No Comments
Game Of Thrones star Rose Leslie has joined the cast of CBS All Access' untitled The Good Wife spin-off in a series regular role, TVWise has learned. Leslie, best known for playing Wildling Ygritte in the HBO fantasy series, will play Maia, Diane Lockhart’s goddaughter who joins her firm just after passing the bar, and is a key part of Diane’s plan for the future.