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Benedict Cumberbatch, Tamsin Greig, David Oyelowo, David Walliams & More To Star In Channel 4’s ‘The Tiger Who Came To Tea’

Channel 4 has set the core cast for The Tiger Who Came To Tea. Benedict Cumberbatch (Sherlock), Tamsin Greig (Episodes) David Oyelowo (Les Miserables) David Walliams (Little Britain), Paul Whitehouse (Mortimer And Whitehouse: Gone Fishing) and newcomer Clara Ross are set to star in their animated Judith Kerr adaptation.

Channel 4 Orders Cookery Competition Series ‘Cooking Up A Fortune’

Channel 4 has ordered Cooking Up A Fortune, a twenty episode cookery competition series that will allow amateur cooks get a once-in-a-lifetime chance to launch their own food brand to the British public. The series, which is being fronted by Dominic Cools-Lartigue, follows these amateur foodies who dream of escaping the rat race and cooking for a living, create and sell their dishes to hundreds of real diners in a purpose-built food arena.  Each week the winning kitchen gets to launch their idea for a food business to paying customers, in one of Europe’s busiest food markets. The twenty episode stripped series is being produced by Frieda.TV.

Channel 4 Picks Up UK Rights To ‘Alex’ Season 2 For Walter Presents

Channel 4 has picked up the UK rights to the second season of Nordic thriller Alex for their foreign language VOD service Walter Presents after striking a deal with international distributor APC Studios. Walter Presents launched the first season in the UK last year.

Channel 4 Renews ‘The Windsors’ For Third Season

Channel 4 has renewed their royal comedy series The Windsors for a third season. Six episodes have been ordered for the show's third season, which is set to premiere later this year.