By Patrick Munn | December 4, 2019 - 11:53 am | No Comments
BBC Three has handed out a second season renewal to their Tim Renkow fronted comedy Jerk. Four twenty-two minute episodes have been ordered for the show's second season, which will initially air in BBC Three in 2020, followed by a repeat run on BBC One.
By Patrick Munn | November 25, 2019 - 3:08 pm | No Comments
BBC Three has acquired the UK right to Hulu's comedy series Shrill after striking a deal with international distributor Warner Bros. International Television Distribution. The complete first season will be available to stream on BBC Three (via the iPlayer) from Sunday December 15th.
By Patrick Munn | November 22, 2019 - 10:17 pm | No Comments
BBC Three has picked up a third season of Irish comedy The Young Offenders. Season three was actually commissioned some time ago and seasons two and three were shot back-to-back this past summer. Season three will air on BBC Three in early 2020.
By Patrick Munn | November 19, 2019 - 4:29 pm | No Comments
BBC Three has handed out a second season renewal to Daisy Haggard and Laura Solon's comedy drama Back To Life. Six episodes have been ordered for the show's second season. Showtime, who recently aired season one state-side, are on-board to co-produce season two.
By Patrick Munn | October 2, 2019 - 4:06 pm | No Comments
Looking For Alaska is crossing the pond. BBC Three has acquired the UK rights to Hulu's miniseries adaptation of the John Green novel of the same after striking a deal with Paramount Pictures Worldwide Television Licensing & Distribution. The complete series will be available to stream on BBC Three from 10am on Saturday October 19th.
By Patrick Munn | August 22, 2019 - 6:39 pm | No Comments
In what is their first foreign language drama acquisition, BBC Three has picked up the UK rights to Norwegian drama Nudes after striking a deal with international distributor Wild Bunch TV. Nudes is an anthology series about three different teenagers who, each in his or her own way is plunged deep into a life crisis due to leaked nudes and are forced to handle the situation to regain control of their own lives. The series was created by Nina Barbosa Blad, Liv Barbosa Blad, Erika Calmeyer and Jørgen Færøy Flasnes,
By Patrick Munn | August 22, 2019 - 5:59 pm | No Comments
BBC Three has ordered Killed By My Fame, a one-off hour-long drama exploring the dark side of reality television that has recently entered public consciousness, especially after DCMS launched an enquiry into duty of care to potentially 'vulnerable' participants.