All posts tagged 'Acorn Media Enterprises'

Channel 5 & Virgin Media Board Sophie Petzal’s Thriller ‘Blood’ Starring Adrian Dunbar

Channel 5 is adding a new drama series to their line-up. The VIMN backed broadcaster has acquired Blood, a psychological crime thriller from Riviera scribe Sophie Petzal which is being headlined by Line Of Duty's Adrian Dunbar, in a pre-sale deal with All3Media International. Additionally, Virgin Media has licensed the SVOD rights and will make the series available as a box-set following Channel 5's linear window.

Julie Graham, Siobhan Redmond, Sarah Woodward & Olivia Vinall To Star In Acorn TV’s ‘Queens Of Mystery’

Acorn TV has set the cast for Queens Of Mystery. Julie Graham (The Bletchley Circle, Shetland), Siobhan Redmond (Alfresco, Between the Lines), Sarah Woodward (The Politician’s Husband, New Blood) and Olivia Vinall (Apple Tree Yard, Maigret) have been set as the leads in the North American streaming service's British drama series.

Catherine Mackin Joins Acorn Media Enterprises As MD

UKTV's former Director of Programme Acquisitions Catherine Mackin is joining Acorn Media Enterprises (AME) as its new Managing Director. AME is the UK based development division of U.S. streaming service Acorn TV, which airs a range of UK shows state-side and recently moved into commissioning UK originals with both Agatha Raisin season 2 and London Kills.