All posts tagged 'Discovery UK'

DMAX Goes Free-To-Air Later This Month, Acquires FX Animated Comedy ‘Archer’

DMAX is going free-to-air. The Discovery owned and operated entertainment channel, which has been part of Discovery Networks UK's pay portfolio for more than a decade, will launch on Freeview (channel number 42) and Freesat (channel number 150) on January 16th.

Discovery UK Picks Up Unabomber Drama ‘Manhunt’

Discovery Channel UK has picked up the UK rights to Manhunt: UNABOMBER, the upcoming scripted drama series that was commissioned by, and is being produced for, the U.S. Discovery network, TVWise has learned.

Discovery Orders Three-Part Documentary Series ‘Tony Robinson’s Wild West In 3D’

Tony Robinson - Wild WestDiscovery is re-teaming with Tony Robinson for a new 3D documentary series. The factual channel has given the green-light to Tony Robinson's Wild West In 3D, a three-part series which follows the former Time Team host as he sets out to expose the untold story of the ‘Wild West’ and reveal the truth behind the Hollywood legends.

Discovery Channel Picks Up UK Rights To ‘Running Wild With Bear Grylls’ Season 2

Bear GryllsDiscovery Channel UK is sticking with Bear Grylls. The factual channel has acquired the UK broadcast rights to the eight episode second season of Running Wild With Bear Grylls after striking a deal with international distributor Electus. The show's second season is expected to premiere this September.

Discovery Orders Kray Twins Documentary ‘The Prison Years’

Discovery Channel UK has given the greenlight to The Krays: The Prison Years, a one-off documentary which will explore the "untold story" of the Kray twins after they were imprisoned in 1968. The Krays: The Prison Years will air on Discovery UK & Ireland this September.