By Patrick Munn | March 13, 2019 - 12:39 pm | No Comments
Romesh Ranganathan is returning to Dave. The UKTV owned and operated channel has renewed their Ranganathan fronted series Judge Romesh for a second season. Twelve episodes have been ordered for season two, up from the ten episode order for season one.
By Patrick Munn | January 14, 2019 - 9:45 pm | No Comments
Back2Back is continuing to staff up. The Brighton based indie has hired Scott McDonald to serve as a Senior Development Producer. He joins the development team, led by Holly Bigsby, where he will focus on bolstering the Back2Back's growing slate of returning brands and franchises. In addition to this executive hire, Back2Back has also secured a greenlight from UKTV’s Dave channel for Mega Air, a sister series to returning franchise Mega Shippers.
By Patrick Munn | January 4, 2019 - 8:00 am | No Comments
UKTV's originals push is paying off. Last year, original commissions were amongst the top-rated programmes on six of the channels (Dave, W, Gold, Drama, Yesterday and Really) across the network and also drove growth for VOD service UKTV Play.
By Patrick Munn | December 19, 2018 - 6:49 pm | No Comments
Dave has renewed their original series Jon Richardson: Ultimate Worrier for a second season. The UKTV owned and operated channel has ordered an expanded second season of ten episodes, up from the eight episodes that comprised season one.