By Patrick Munn | March 8, 2022 - 6:06 pm | No Comments
Under The Banner Of Heaven is crossing the pond. Disney+'s Star brand has acquired the UK rights to the FX limited series that hails from Oscar winner Dustin Lance Black and stars Daisy Edgar-Jones (Normal People) and Andrew Garfield (Spider-Man)
By Patrick Munn | December 29, 2021 - 10:14 am | No Comments
The final season of This Is Us is getting two UK streaming homes. Disney+ and Amazon Prime Video UK have announced a deal that will see the show's sixth and final season stream on both platforms from Thursday January 6th. New episodes will then continue to be made available every Thursday.
By Patrick Munn | December 2, 2021 - 10:34 pm | No Comments
UKTV's Alibi channel has acquired the UK rights to Canadian drama series Pretty Hard Cases, which airs on pubic broadcaster CBC in Canada. The deal between UKTV and NBCUniversal Global Distribution was brokered by UKTV’s Global Acquisitions Manager Charlie Charalambous,
By Patrick Munn | December 2, 2021 - 10:02 pm | No Comments
Just as the show's second season is set to debut on this side of the pond on IMDb TV, Alex Rider is getting a second UK home. E4 has secured the UK rights to Eleventh Hour Films and Sony Pictures Television Alex Rider TV series, with the show's first season set to premiere on the channel on Sunday December 19th at 8pm.
By Patrick Munn | August 3, 2021 - 3:48 pm | No Comments
Ted Danson's latest comedy is crossing the pond. Sky Comedy has acquired the UK rights to NBC's Mr. Mayor after striking a deal with international distributor NBCUniversal Global Distribution. The series will premiere on Sky Comedy later this year.
By Patrick Munn | August 3, 2021 - 3:29 pm | No Comments
Amazon Prime Video UK has secured the UK rights to AMC's latest original series Kevin Can F**k Himself after striking a deal with AMC Studios, TVWise has learned. The show's first season will premiere on Amazon Prime Video UK on Friday August 27th.
By Patrick Munn | July 29, 2021 - 12:30 pm | No Comments
Young Rock is crossing the pond. Sky Comedy has acquired the UK rights to Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson's NBC comedy after striking a deal with international distributor NBCUniversal Global Distribution. In addition to airing on Sky Comedy, episodes will be given exposure on Sky's just-announced new flagship channel Sky Showcase.
By Patrick Munn | July 21, 2021 - 11:53 am | No Comments
Star has acquired the UK rights to Fox's Bless The Harts after striking a deal with sister company Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution. The show's complete first season and the first episode of season two will be available to stream from Wednesday August 11th.