All posts tagged 'NBCUniversal International Distribution'

5USA Acquires ‘Chicago PD’ Spin-Off ‘Chicago Justice’

5USA is adding another Chicago series to their slate. The Channel 5 owned digi-net has secured the free-to-air rights to short-lived Chicago PD spin-off Chicago Justice after striking a deal with international distributor NBCUniversal International Distribution.

ITV2 Acquires UK Rights To NBC’s ‘Superstore’

EXCLUSIVE: Superstore is finally crossing the pond. Multiple sources are telling me that ITV has agreed a deal with international distributor NBCUniversal International Distribution for the exclusive UK rights to the America Ferrera fronted comedy series, with plans to air it on ITV2 in 2018.

Channel 5 Acquires NBC’s ‘Will & Grace’ Revival, UK Premiere Set For January 5th

Will & Grace is returning to the UK. Channel 5 has secured the exclusive UK rights to the revival series after striking a deal with international distributor NBCUniversal International Distribution. The sixteen episode revival, also known as the ninth season of Will & Grace, will premiere on Channel 5 on Friday January 5th at 10pm.

UKTV’s Dave Channel Drops ‘Suits’ After Six Seasons

Here's some acquisitions news that broke while I was off over the past week or so. UKTV's Dave channel has dropped their prime U.S. acquisition Suits after six seasons, leaving the series without a UK broadcaster.