By Patrick Munn | August 24, 2017 - 4:48 pm | No Comments
After abandoning them several years ago, BBC Four is making a return to single drama with a green-light for Eric, Ernie & Me, which tells the story of comedy scriptwriter Eddie Braben. The announcement was made by BBC Four Channel Editor Cassian Harrison as the Edinburgh International Television Festival.
By Patrick Munn | February 10, 2017 - 9:49 am | No Comments
BBC Four has acquired its first Canadian drama series. The channel has closed an agreement with international distributor Entertainment One (eOne) for the exclusive UK rights to murder mystery drama Cardinal, toplined by The Killing and Helix star Billy Campbell,
By Patrick Munn | October 10, 2016 - 9:22 am | 4 Comments
History's Roots reboot has found a UK home. BBC Four has acquired the exclusive first run UK broadcast rights to the four-part/six-hour miniseries, which is based on both the original novel and the award winning 1977 TV adaptation, after striking a deal with A+E Networks, TVWise has learned.