By Patrick Munn | June 30, 2021 - 11:02 am | No Comments
More than two years after the show's first season debuted, Amazon has renewed their Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman adaptation Good Omens for a second season. Six episodes have been commissioned for the show's second season, which will "go beyond the original source material".
By Patrick Munn | June 23, 2021 - 5:19 pm | No Comments
The Watch is crossing the pond. The BBC has acquired the UK rights to the BBC America original series after striking a deal with international distributor and sister company BBC Studios. The series will debut on the iPlayer on Thursday July 1st and will subsequently get a linear run on BBC Two later this year.
By Patrick Munn | June 5, 2021 - 9:36 pm | No Comments
Father Brown is back in production. The BBC daytime series has returned to filming for its ninth season after production was put on hold last year due to the COVID pandemic. Despite the interruption to the shooting schedule, the ninth season will still consist of ten episodes, including the series' 100th episode.
By Patrick Munn | May 25, 2021 - 6:01 pm | No Comments
BBC Studios has struck a deal with Disney that will see the House of Mouse premiere the third season of Bluey on Disney Channel, Disney Junior and Disney+ in all territories excluding Australia, New Zealand and China. The series also airs in the UK on CBeebies, where it has been a ratings hit.
By Patrick Munn | April 19, 2021 - 10:57 am | No Comments
EXCLUSIVE: Sister Boniface will be making a return to BBC One after all. Sources tell TVWise that BBC One is finalising a deal to acquire the UK rights to Father Brown spin-off series The Sister Boniface Mysteries for their daytime schedule. Production on both Father Brown season 9 and The Sister Boniface Mysteries was impacted by the COVID pandemic, but I'm hearing both are now on track to premiere either later this year or in early 2022.
By Patrick Munn | November 23, 2020 - 11:39 am | No Comments
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.