All posts tagged 'Dave'

Dave Renews ‘Hypothetical’ For Second Season

UKTV's Dave channel has handed out a second season renewal to Hypothetical. The comedy series fronted by Josh Widdicombe and James Acaster will return with a further eight episodes in 2020. The formal green-light for season two comes after the show's first season, which aired on Dave earlier this year, reached a total audience of 4.5 million viewers. It was also one of UKTV Play’s most popular shows of 2019.

UKTV Creative Unveils Dave Originals Advert

UKTV Creative - the broadcaster's award-winning in-house creative team - has unveiled a new advert for Dave that will begin airing on the channel as of today (Tuesday June 11th). The ad in question was filmed over a six month period and features talent behind the channel's original series offering a behind-the-scene glimpse of programme making and reinforcing the message that Dave is now home to more original British comedy than ever before.

UKTV SOCI Hits 9.53% In 2019, ‘Hypothetical’ Ranks As Network’s Top Rated Show

2019 is shaping up to be a good year for UKTV. Year-to-date, the broadcaster's SOCI (share of commercial impacts) has hit 9.53%, up 3% compared to 2018. SOCI for the 16-34 demo also is showing strong growth, up 6% year-on-year to 6.74%. A key driving force behind the SOCI growth was the performance of UKTV's original series. Dave's Hypothetical, featuring James Acaster and Josh Widdicombe, launched with 1.2 million viewers - making it UKTV's top rated show of 2019.

Dave Sets Premiere Date For ‘Sliced’

Dave's new three-part comedy series Sliced will premiere on Wednesday May 15th at 10pm, and will then continue airing daily in the 10pm time-slot, it has been announced.

UKTV’s Dave Renews ‘Judge Romesh’ For Second Season

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.