By Patrick Munn | May 30, 2019 - 2:00 pm | No Comments
Daisy Edgar Jones (War of the Worlds, Cold Feet), newcomer Paul Mescal, Sarah Greene (Dublin Murders, Rosie) and Aislín McGuckin (Outlander, The Nephew) have been cast in BBC Three's Sally Rooney adaptation Normal People.
By Patrick Munn | May 29, 2019 - 10:26 am | No Comments
The second season of Killing Eve will receive its UK premiere on BBC One on Saturday June 8th at 9:15pm, it has been announced. Following the broadcast of the season premiere on BBC One, all eight season two episodes will be made available to stream on BBC Three (via BBC iPlayer). The series will also continue to air in its Saturday slot on BBC One.
By Patrick Munn | May 20, 2019 - 4:43 pm | No Comments
Coming off of her nearly decade long run as Arya Stark on Game Of Thrones, Maisie Williams has signed on as the first celebrity guest judge for BBC Three's RuPaul’s Drag Race UK. Maisie will feature as a celebrity judge for one episode where she will appear alongside RuPaul and Michelle Visage. As previously announced, Graham Norton and Alan Carr will appear as rotating resident judges.
By Patrick Munn | April 11, 2019 - 2:10 pm | No Comments
BBC Three is expanding Threesomes. The channel's short-form comedy strand, which is designed to give comedy writers and performers opportunity to bring their ideas to screen in a series of 3x3’ shorts, will now commission seven short-form projects per year. To that end, BBC Three has commissioned three further Threesomes: Hunter, a comedy about an attention seeking life-guru from Jon Pointing, Sophie Goodhart and Baby Cow Productions; Oi, Pussy!, a hyrbid effort combining live action and CGI following a cat; and Fully Blown, about two friends who don superstar rap personas. BBC Three has also renewed Kayode Ewumi's Enterprice for a second season.
By Patrick Munn | April 9, 2019 - 11:29 am | No Comments
Mere hours after BBC America renewed Killing Eve for a third season, the BBC has picked up the UK rights to the new season. It will air in both a linear slot on BBC One and will be made available as a boxset on BBC Three (via iPlayer). Endeavor Content handles global sales.
By Patrick Munn | April 8, 2019 - 8:03 pm | No Comments
BBC America has picked up Killing Eve for a third season. The renewal comes shortly after the show's second season premiered state-side. BBC One and BBC Three, who air the series on this side of the pond, hold rights to season two but have yet to set a premiere date.
By Patrick Munn | April 3, 2019 - 5:39 pm | No Comments
BBC Three's comedy drama Back To Life will premiere on Monday April 15th at 10am, when all six will be available via the iPlayer. The show will also be getting a linear run on BBC One from Monday April 15th at 10:35pm.
By Patrick Munn | February 21, 2019 - 6:43 pm | No Comments
Independent production company Hello Halo's Fashions Dirty Secrets and MisFITS Like Us have scored a number of international deals. Fashion's Dirty Secrets has been sold to broadcasters in Belgium, Finland, Eire, Holland, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Africa, Iran and Korea; while the MisFITS Like Us format has been sold to DR in Denmark and TVNZ in New Zealand.