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Channel 4 Acquires ‘Buffy’ Spin-Off ‘Angel’ For All 4

Channel 4 has acquired Buffy The Vampire Slayer spin-off Angel for their streaming service All 4 after striking a deal with international distributor Disney. The series will be available to stream on All 4 from Friday September 18th. E4 will also air the series later this year.

Channel 4 Orders ‘My Name Is Lizzie’, Niamh Algar To Star

Channel 4 has ordered My Name Is Lizzie, a four episode drama series exploring the high-pressure investigation into the murder of Rachel Nickell in 1992. Niamh Algar (The Virtues, Raised by Wolves) is attached to star.

Channel 4 Renews Anthology Series ‘I Am’ For Second Season

Channel 4 has renewed Dominic Savage's anthology series I Am for a second season. Three episodes have been ordered for season two - matching the size of the order for the show's first season. Suranne Jones (Doctor Foster) and Ashley Walters (Bulletproof) are set to star in one of the new episodes.

More4 Acquires CBC’s ‘Coroner’ In Deal With Cineflix Rights

Channel 4 has closed a deal with Cineflix Rights to acquire the first two seasons of CBC's drama series Coroner for their digi-net More4. This marks the second UK deal for the show. Universal TV originally acquired the series back in 2018, but after that channel was shuttered earlier this year the fate of Coroner on this side of the pond remained something of an open question.

All 4 Acquires ‘Buffy The Vampire Slayer’, Sets June Premiere

As part of a bumper licensing deal with Disney, Channel 4 has acquired all seven seasons of Buffy The Vampire Slayer for their VOD service All 4. The series will be available to stream in its entirety from Monday June 1st.

Channel 4 Cancels ‘Lee & Dean’ After Two Seasons

Channel 4 has cancelled Lee & Dean after airing two seasons of the comedy series. The announcement was made be series co-creator and star Mark O’Sullivan on Twitter, who cited poor ratings as the key factor behind the cancellation.