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
By Patrick Munn | June 3, 2015 - 8:12 am | 1 Comment
EXCLUSIVE: 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.
By Patrick Munn | April 23, 2015 - 4:54 pm | No Comments
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.
By Patrick Munn | March 23, 2015 - 5:05 pm | No Comments
Ahead of the show's second season premiere on History UK. TVWise spoke to Vikings star George Blagden
about what’s in store for his character Athelstan, what fans can expect from this latest run of episodes, what it’s like shooting on location in Ireland and much more.
By Patrick Munn | March 17, 2015 - 2:40 pm | No Comments
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.