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Acquisitions Buzz: ‘Blindspot’, ‘Billions’, ‘Mr Robot’ & ‘Supergirl’ Near UK Deals

The Muppets was the first show from the upcoming 2015-2016 season to be acquired by a UK broadcaster, but what other shows will be coming to these shores by the end of next May? TVWise has pinned down four (when technically five) shows that are close to being snapped up by UK broadcasters. Said shows include NBC's Blindspot, starring Strike Back's Sullivan Stapleton; Showtime's Damian Lewis and Paul Giamatti fronted Billions; USA Network's hacker drama Mr. Robot; and CBS' Supergirl, which was identified across the board as a target for a number of UK broadcasters ahead of the LA Screenings.

‘Sons Of Anarchy’ Alum Maggie Siff To Star In Showtime’s ‘Billions’

Maggie Siff (FA Pro)Maggie Siff, who starred as Tara Knowles on the first six seasons of the FX biker series 'Sons of Anarchy', has signed on to star in Showtime's hour-long financial drama pilot 'Billions', which is being toplined by Damian Lewis (Homeland, Wolf Hall) and Paul Giamatti (John Adams, Donwton Abbey).