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 | January 11, 2018 - 3:27 pm | No Comments
Drama is adding another exclusive acquisition to their line up. The UKTV owned and operated channel has secured the UK rights to both seasons of Australian media drama The Heart Guy (AKA Doctor Doctor) after striking deal with international distributor FremantleMedia International. The series will premiere on Drama on Thursday April 5th at 9pm.
By Patrick Munn | October 3, 2017 - 11:21 am | No Comments
UKTV's Drama channel has secured the UK rights to The White Princess - Starz's limited series follow up to The White Queen - after striking a deal with international distributor Lionsgate Television. Additionally, under this deal, the channel has also acquired The White Queen.