All posts tagged 'Channel 4'

Channel 4’s ‘Derry Girls’ Renewed For Third Season

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).

Channel 4 Releases Trailer For ‘Chimerica’

Channel 4 has released the trailer for their upcoming four-part fake news drama Chimerica, which is set to premiere this spring.

Channel 4 Renews ‘The Great British Bake Off’ Through 2021, Orders Kids Spin-Off ‘Junior Bake Off’

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.

Channel 4 Orders Johnny Vegas Documentary Series ‘Llas Vegas’

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.

Channel 4 Picks Up UK Rights To ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Season 3

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.

Discovery’s Food Network Inks Wide-Ranging Jame Oliver Licensing Agreement With Channel 4

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.