All posts tagged 'Counterpart'

StarzPlay Sets UK Premiere Date For ‘Counterpart’ Season 2

The second season of Starz's J.K. Simmons fronted thriller Counterpart will receive its UK premiere on StarzPlay – which is available exclusively in the UK on Amazon Prime via Amazon Channels – on Sunday December 9th, it has been announced.

StarzPlay Acquires UK Rights To J.K. Simmons Thriller ‘Counterpart’

J.K. Simmons' (The Closer) newest TV drama is coming to the UK. StarzPlay – which is available exclusively in the UK on Amazon Prime via Amazon Channels – has acquired Counterpart from international distributor Sony Pictures Television. The show's first season will be available to stream for StarzPlay subscribers from Friday September 28th. This marks the second major deal between Sony and StarzPlay since the service launch on Amazon Prime Video UK earlier this year. Back in July, the two companies also agreed a deal for AT&T's Audience network's Stephen King adaptation Mr. Mercedes.

J.K. Simmons To Star In Supernatural Drama Series For Starz

J.K. Simmons is heading back to television. The Oscar winner, who starred as LAPD Assistant Chief of Operation Will Pope on all seven seasons of TNT's flagship drama series The Closer, has been set as the lead in Counterpart, a supernatural drama series which has landed at premium cable network Starz.