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Nikki Amuka-Bird, Alex Jennings, Julia McKenzie & More Join BBC One’s ‘Gold Digger’

Nikki Amuka-Bird (NW, Hard Sun), Alex Jennings (Unforgotten, The Crown), Julia McKenzie (Agatha Christie's Marple), Sebastian Armesto (Poldark, Broadchurch), Jemima Rooper (Lost in Austen, Trauma) and Archie Renaux have joined the cast of BBC One's six episode drama series Gold Digger. They will star opposite series leads Julia Ormond and Ben Barnes. 

Netflix UK Acquires TNT’s ‘Snowpiercer’ & Bravo’s ‘Dirty John’

Snowpiercer is coming to the UK. Netflix UK is set as the exclusive UK broadcaster for the series thanks to a larger deal between ITV Studios Global Entertainment and the streaming service, which will see Netflix serve as the global broadcaster outside of the U.S. and China. Elsewhere, in a deal with NBCUniversal International Distribution, Netflix UK has also boarded Bravo's new scripted series Dirty John, which is based on the articles and breakout true crime podcast of the same name from Los Angeles Times reporter Christopher Goffard.

Movies 24 Secures Linear Rights To Hallmark’s ‘Good Witch’

After airing all of the TV movies that spawned it, Movies 24 has picked up the Good Witch TV series. The NBCU owned and operated channel has secured the linear rights to the Catherine Bell fronted drama after striking an agreement with ITV Studios Global Entertainment. The first season of Good Witch will premiere on Movies 24 on Sunday July 1st at 3pm and will air in double-bills each week.

Netflix Acquires UK Rights To NBC Comedy Series ‘Champions’ & ‘Marlon’

Netflix UK is adding two NBC comedies to their slate. The streaming service has agreed a deal with NBCUniversal International Distribution to secure the exclusive UK rights to Champions and Marlon. Champions and Marlon will premiere on Netflix UK in June.

ITV Studios Global Entertainment Promotes Ruth Clarke To MD

Ruth ClarkeITV Studios Global Entertainment - the international distribution division of ITV Studios - has promoted Ruth Clarke to the position of Managing Director, TVWise has learned. As MD, Clarke will oversee ITV Studios’ global distribution strategy and will continue to preside over the distributor’s content acquisition activity. She will report directly to Maria Kyriacou, President of International for ITV Studios.

Esquire Network Takes U.S. Rights To ITV’s ‘Beowulf’

BeowulfNBCU's Esquire Network has secured the exclusive U.S. broadcast rights to ITV's 13 episode Beowulf reboot starring Kieran Bew (Da Vinci's Demons) after striking a deal with international distributor ITV Studios Global Entertainment, TVWise has confirmed.