All posts tagged 'BBC Studios'

Jason Wong Joins BBC One’s ‘Silent Witness’ For Season 24

BBC One is adding to the cast of Silent Witness. Jason Wong (The Gentleman, Chimerica) has joined the cast of the long-running crime drama for its twenty-fourth season. He will play Adam Yuen, a confident, bright and keen pathologist who’s constantly striving to be the best. The cast addition comes after two main cast members, Liz Carr and Richard Lintern, exited the series at the end of season twenty-three.

BBC Two Orders ‘Two Doors Down’ Christmas Special

Two Doors Down is joining the BBC's Christmas schedule. In addition to the previously commissioned fifth season, BBC Two has ordered a Christmas special to air later this year.

Alibi Renews ‘We Hunt Together’ For Second Season

UKTV's Alibi channel has renewed their original drama series We Hunt Together for a second season. Six episodes have been ordered for season two, which is set to premiere in 2021. The renewal comes after the show's first season premiered to an audience of 731k viewers and on the heels of BBC Studios lining up a major licensing deal for the series with Showtime in the United States.

UKTV Original ‘We Hunt Together’ Sells To Showtime

UKTV original series We Hunt Together is heading to the USA. International distributor BBC Studios has sold the Babou Ceesay and Eve Myles fronted crime drama to premium cable network Showtime.

BBC Three’s ‘In My Skin’ Heads To Hulu

In My Skin is crossing the pond. Hulu has acquired the BBC Three and BBC Wales' dark comedy series after striking a deal with international distributor BBC Studios. In My Skin will premiere state-side on the streaming service on Thursday June 4th.

BBC One Orders ‘Alan Bennett’s Talking Heads’; Jodie Comer, Martin Freeman & More To Star

BBC One is bringing back Alan Bennett's Talking Heads. The BBC's flagship channel is set to remake ten episodes of the 1990s series, while also producing two new episodes that were penned by Bennett last year. Jodie Comer, Monica Dolan, Martin Freeman, Tamsin Greig, Sarah Lancashire, Lesley Manville, Lucian Msamati, Maxine Peake, Rochenda Sandall, Kristin Scott Thomas, Imelda Staunton and Harriet Walter are attached to star.