By Patrick Munn | March 23, 2017 - 5:46 pm | No Comments
CBS on Thursday handed out renewals to some thirteen of their scripted series, eleven of which currently have UK homes. Those eleven series to get the nod for the 2017-2018 broadcast season are: Madam Secretary (Sky Living), NCIS: Los Angeles (Sky1), Kevin Can Wait (E4), Blue Bloods (Sky Atlantic), NCIS: New Orleans (Channel 5), Bull (FOX UK), Mom (ITV2), Life In Pieces (Amazon Prime Video UK), MacGyver (Sky1), Hawaii Five-0 (Sky1) and Scorpion (ITV2).
By Patrick Munn | January 25, 2017 - 10:02 am | No Comments
That didn't take long. Less than 24 hours after TVWise broke the news that Sky was in talk with CBS Studios International to acquire MacGyver, the two companies today announced that they have closed a deal giving Sky1 the exclusive first window UK broadcast rights to the show.
By Patrick Munn | January 24, 2017 - 3:29 pm | 7 Comments
TVWise has identified three shows that are close to securing UK deals. With one such agreement being "imminent". Those shows are CBS' MacGyver reboot, the newest entry in NBC's Chicago franchise, Chicago Justice; and CBS' The Good Wife spin-off The Good Fight.
By Patrick Munn | October 4, 2015 - 9:02 pm | 1 Comment
The latest iconic 1980s TV series getting a reboot this development cycle is MacGyver. CBS is developing a reboot the classic Richard Dean Anderson starrer from CBS Television Studios, JAG and NCIS: Los Angeles scribe R. Scott Gemmill and Fast & Furious 7 helmer James Wan, TVWise has learned.