By Patrick Munn | February 17, 2020 - 9:25 am | No Comments
BBC Four has inked deals with DCD Rights and Fremantle to acquire the UK rights to Australian drama series The Secrets She Keeps and French drama The Last Wave, respectively. Both series are expected to air in the channel's Saturday night foreign drama slot later this year.
By Patrick Munn | October 29, 2019 - 2:10 pm | No Comments
BBC Four has released the trailer for the second season of The Sinner, which is set to premiere later this year. The second season has previously aired in the UK on Netflix. A third season has already been commissioned.
By Patrick Munn | October 11, 2019 - 9:30 am | No Comments
BBC Four has acquired the UK rights to Norwegian drama Wisting starring Carrie-Anne Moss, Richie Campbell and Sven Nordin after striking a deal with international distributor Banijay Rights. The series will premiere later this year.
By Patrick Munn | August 21, 2019 - 4:26 pm | No Comments
BBC Four has ordered Martin's Close, a one-off half-hour adaptation of M.R. James ghost story of the same name for their Christmas schedule. Peter Capaldi (Doctor Who, The Thick Of It) is attached to star. Martin's Close is set in 1684 and follows John Martin, who is on trial for his life. Facing him, the infamous ‘hanging Judge’, George Jeffreys. But this is not a cut and dried murder case. Because the innocent girl Martin is accused of killing has been seen after her death.