By Patrick Munn | January 20, 2021 - 12:29 pm | No Comments
Channel 5 and Acorn TV have teamed together to order The Reluctant Madame Blanc, a six episode thriller series created by and starring Sally Lindsay. On this side of the pond, the series will initially air on Channel 5, before getting a second window on Acorn TV UK.
By Patrick Munn | November 4, 2020 - 8:52 am | No Comments
Acorn TV has acquired the UK rights to Australian comedy drama series Operation Buffalo after striking a deal with international distributor About Premium Content (APC). No word just yet on a premiere date.
By Patrick Munn | October 29, 2020 - 9:42 pm | 1 Comment
My Life Is Murder is switching UK broadcasters. Acorn TV will be the exclusive UK home to the show's just ordered second season after the streaming service boarded the production as a co-producer. UKTV's Alibi channel had served as the UK broadcaster for the show's first season.
By Patrick Munn | October 21, 2020 - 12:18 am | No Comments
Channel 5 and Acorn TV have ordered Dalgliesh, a new adaptation of the stories by P.D. James. Six episodes have been commissioned for the show's first season, which is expected to air in 2021. Bertie Carvel (The Pale Horse, Doctor Foster) is attached to star in the title role.
By Patrick Munn | August 27, 2020 - 9:38 am | No Comments
Hat Trick International has lined up a North American deal for Bloodlines. The international distributor has licensed U.S. and Canadian rights to the drama series, which hails from executive producer Jed Mercurio (Line of Duty, Bodyguard), to Acorn TV.
By Patrick Munn | August 23, 2020 - 8:34 pm | No Comments
The Sounds will receive its UK premiere on Acorn TV on Thursday September 3rd, when the show's first two episodes will be available to stream. New episodes will continue to be made available to Acorn TV subscribers every Monday, through to the season finale on October 12th.