All posts tagged 'BBC Four'

BBC Four Sets Premiere Date For ‘The Dead Room’

BBC Four's Mark Gatiss penned ghost story The Dead Room will premiere on Christmas Eve (Monday December 24th) at 10pm, it has been announced.

BBC Four Acquires USA Network’s ‘The Sinner’

The BBC is continuing to stock up on U.S. scripted content. BBC Four has acquired the free-to-air rights to USA Network's Jessica Biel fronted drama series The Sinner after striking a deal with international distributor NBCUniversal International Distribution. The show's first season will premiere on BBC Four on Saturday December 1st at 9pm.

BBC Four Sets UK Premiere Date For ‘The Plague’

Spanish period drama The Plague will receive its UK premiere on BBC Four on Saturday September 1st at 9pm with a double-bill, it has been announced.

BBC Four Acquires ‘The Plague’, Orders New Mark Gatiss Ghost Story ‘The Dead Room’ & More

BBC Four has acquired Spanish period drama The Plague in a deal with international distributor Sky Vision and given the green-light to The Dead Room, a new one-off ghost story from Mark Gatiss starring Simon Callow, Anjli Mohindra, Susan Penhaligon and Joshua Oakes-Rogers. Additionally, the channel has ordered a new factual series about the Yorkshire Ripper and a science documentary about eugenics. The programming announcements were made today by BBC Four Controller Cassian Harrison during a joint Meet The Controller session with BBC Two Controller Patrick Holland at the Edinburgh TV Festival. You can see the BBC Two shows that were announced here.