By Patrick Munn | April 10, 2019 - 10:54 am | No Comments
Channel 4 has picked up their comedy series Derry Girls for a third season. Six episodes have been commissioned for the show's third season. The renewal comes after season two wrapped its run on Channel 4 last night (Tuesday April 9th).
By Patrick Munn | March 15, 2019 - 1:36 pm | No Comments
The Great British Bake Off is staying put on Channel 4. The PSB and Love Productions have inked a new agreement which will see the series remain on air through its twelfth season in 2021. The tenth season is expected to launch on Channel 4 this summer. Alongside the renewal of the main series, under this new deal Channel 4 has commissioned Junior Bake Off, a kids focussed spin-off that aired on CBBC when the franchise lived at the Beeb.
By Patrick Munn | March 14, 2019 - 7:07 pm | No Comments
Channel 4 has ordered Llas Vegas, a four episode observational documentary series following comedian Johnny Vegas and his assistant Bev as they set about establishing a holiday home camping site in North Wales. The series follows the pair as they source and renovate five vintage, single story buses and transform them into unique holiday homes on wheels on a site in Wales. But with no previous experience of running a business or conducting renovations on this scale, Johnny and Bev have a long battle ahead as they try to establish a must-stay glamping site in time for the summer season.
By Patrick Munn | February 28, 2019 - 12:10 pm | No Comments
Channel 4 has secured the UK rights to the third season of Hulu's The Handmaid's Tale from international distributor MGM Worldwide Television Distribution. The show's third season will premiere on the main channel later this year. In the meantime, the second season will be getting a repeat run on More4 from Thursday March 14th.
By Patrick Munn | February 27, 2019 - 1:17 pm | No Comments
Discovery has inked a wide-ranging licensing agreement with Channel 4 to acquire a wealth of Jamie Oliver content for their Food Network. “Jamie Oliver is a much-loved talent and we’re delighted to complete the deal with Channel 4, bringing Food Network fans more of his most popular cooking shows”, said Jamie Watkins, Content Sourcing and Acquisitions Manager at Discovery.