All posts tagged 'History UK'

A+E Networks UK Boss Heather Jones Talks Acquisitions, Lifetime UK Comedy Ambitions, ‘X-Files’ Revival & More (Q&A)

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

History Picks Up UK Rights To Biker Drama ‘Gangland Undercover’

Gangland UndercoverEXCLUSIVE: History UK is adding another exclusive drama title to their line up. The A+E Networks UK backed channel has acquired the exclusive first run UK broadcast rights to biker miniseries Gangland Undercover after striking a deal with A+E Studios International. The six-part mini will premiere on History UK later this year.

EXCLUSIVE: History Snaps Up UK Rights To Miniseries ‘Sons Of Liberty’

Sons Of Liberty (FT)History UK has closed a deal with A+E Studios International to acquire the exclusive first run UK broadcast rights to miniseries Sons Of Liberty, which tells the story of the American Revolutionary War and features a cast that includes Breaking Bad's Dean Norris. The six-hour mini will premiere on History UK this June.

History UK Inks Starz Deal For Pirate Drama ‘Black Sails’

History UK has closed a deal with Starz Worldwide Distribution to acquire the linear broadcast rights to Starz's pirate drama series 'Black Sails', The show's 8 episode first season will premiere on History UK later this year.