By Patrick Munn | July 2, 2018 - 12:00 pm | No Comments
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.
By Patrick Munn | June 25, 2018 - 6:53 pm | No Comments
Hugo Speer (The Musketeers, Father Brown), Sharon Small (Inspector Lynley Mysteries, Trust Me), Bailey Patrick (Casualty, EastEnders) and Tori Allen-Martin have been set as the leads in London Kills, the new British drama series from Suspects creator Paul Marquess.
By Patrick Munn | January 15, 2018 - 4:40 pm | No Comments
Sky One has decided not to order a second season of their mystery series Agatha Raisin, TVWise has confirmed. Despite this, Acorn TV has stepped up to fully commission a second season for their streaming service in the United States.
By Patrick Munn | September 1, 2016 - 3:01 pm | No Comments
Sly Fox Productions - the independent production company set up in 2014 by Linda James and Tim Vaughan in collaboration with Acorn Media Enterprises - has inked a first-look deal with comedy writers Paul Mendelson and Paul Alexander.