By Patrick Munn | July 28, 2016 - 9:57 am | No Comments
History UK has ordered Rocket Ronnie’s American Hustle, a four episode travelogue fronted by Ronnie O'Sullivan which follows the snooker champion as he travels to the United States to discover the history and characters involved in the game of pool.
By Patrick Munn | June 28, 2016 - 7:38 pm | No Comments
EXCLUSIVE: The Bastard Executioner has found a UK home. History UK has acquired the exclusive UK broadcast rights to Kurt Sutter's short-lived FX series after striking a deal with Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution, TVWise has learned.
By Patrick Munn | November 25, 2015 - 12:44 pm | No Comments
History has closed a deal with ITV Studios Global Entertainment to acquire the exclusive first run UK broadcast rights to miniseries Texas Rising, TVWise has learned. The ten hour mini, which was originally produced for the US History network, will premiere on History UK on Tuesday January 5th at 10pm.
By Patrick Munn | October 15, 2015 - 5:10 pm | 2 Comments
History UK has picked up the UK broadcast rights to factual series Hunting Hitler after striking a deal with sister company A+E Studios International, TVWise has learned. The eight episode series will premiere on History UK on Monday November 2nd at 10pm.
By Patrick Munn | August 25, 2015 - 8:41 am | 4 Comments
As part of our on-going feature series on acquisitions, TVWise speaks to A+E Networks UK's Senior Vice-President of Content & Creative Heather Jones about the acquisitions strategy for Lifetime UK and History UK, Lifetime UK's comedy ambitions, the importance of the respective channel brands when it comes to acquisitions, what A+E Networks UK is looking for in a new drama for Lifetime UK and/or History UK and much more