By Patrick Munn | April 2, 2020 - 1:51 pm | No Comments
Sky Witness has secured the UK rights to NBC's drama series Lincoln Rhyme: Hunt for The Bone Collector after striking a deal with international distributor Sony Pictures Television. The series is expected to premiere in late April.
By Patrick Munn | April 2, 2020 - 1:26 pm | No Comments
Acorn TV is coming to the UK. The AMC Networks owned streaming service has announced plans to launch in the UK on Wednesday April 29th. The service will be priced at £4.99 per month or £49.99 annually and will be available via acorn.tv, Roku, Fire TV, Android and Apple mobile and Apple TV. It will also launch shortly on Amazon Channels and Apple TV Channels. Acorn TV original series Queens Of Mysteries will get its UK premiere on the service.
By Patrick Munn | April 2, 2020 - 10:09 am | No Comments
Jetpack Distribution has been busy. The kids distributor has lined up a slew of new deals with various international broadcasters for numerous titles in their catalogue, including Buck & Buddy and Emmy & Gooroo.
By Patrick Munn | April 2, 2020 - 9:42 am | No Comments
Tom Brittney (Outlander), Amanda Abbington (Sherlock), Aiysha Hart (Atlantis), Nina Sosanya (Killing Eve), Emma Rigby (Once Upon A Time In Wonderland), Trieve Blackwood-Cambridge (Enterprice) and Tilly Keeper (EastEnders) have been tapped to star in BBC Three's Make Me Famous.
By Patrick Munn | April 2, 2020 - 9:29 am | No Comments
DRG has partnered with Mexican studio Dopamine for a push into scripted. The two companies will co-finance, develop and produce English-language scripted content, which DRG will then exploit on the global market. DRG said the partnership would "significantly increase" its support for UK producers in bringing their shows to the screen.