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.
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 Mystery will get its UK premiere on the service.
By Patrick Munn | May 30, 2019 - 4:00 pm | No Comments
Acorn Media Enterprises - the UK based development division of U.S. streaming service Acorn TV - has teamed up with Irish broadcaster RTÉ to commission Dead Still, a six episode period drama from Deadpan Pictures, Murdoch Mysteries indie Shaftesbury and ZDF Enterprises.
By Patrick Munn | February 27, 2019 - 12:33 pm | No Comments
Acorn TV has renewed their Ashley Jensen fronted drama Agatha Raisin for a third season. The U.S. streaming service has ordered four feature length episodes for season three - up from the three they ordered for season two. "I am beyond excited to be returning to my high heels with another series of Agatha Raisin with Acorn TV", said series star Ashley Jensen. "I can’t wait to get started on her next fun and frolicsome journey.”
By Patrick Munn | November 27, 2018 - 3:30 pm | No Comments
North American streaming service Acorn TV has boarded ITV's upcoming Martin Clunes fronted police drama Manhunt as the exclusive North American broadcaster. As part of the deal with international distributor DRG, Acorn has also acquired Clunes’s newest travel documentary series Islands of America.
By Patrick Munn | November 5, 2018 - 4:11 pm | No Comments
This is a major coup for Acorn TV. The North American streaming service has secured the exclusive U.S. streaming rights to the upcoming fifth season of BBC One's Line Of Duty in a deal with Kew Media Distribution. They replace Hulu as the U.S. home to Jed Mercurio's thriller.