All posts tagged 'NBCUniversal International Distribution'

5Action Acquires Jason Bourne TV Series ‘Treadstone’, Sets January Premiere

5Action has acquired the short-lived Jason Bourne TV series Treadstone after striking a deal with international distributor NBCUniversal Global Distribution. Treadstone will premiere on 5Action on Wednesday January 19th at 9pm - the same day that Paramount Network rebrands as 5Action.

UKTV’s Alibi Channel Acquires UK Rights To CBC’s ‘Pretty Hard Cases’

UKTV's Alibi channel has acquired the UK rights to Canadian drama series Pretty Hard Cases, which airs on pubic broadcaster CBC in Canada. The deal between UKTV and NBCUniversal Global Distribution was brokered by UKTV’s Global Acquisitions Manager Charlie Charalambous,

Sky Comedy Acquires UK Rights To NBC’s Ted Danson Series ‘Mr. Mayor’

Ted Danson's latest comedy is crossing the pond. Sky Comedy has acquired the UK rights to NBC's Mr. Mayor after striking a deal with international distributor NBCUniversal Global Distribution. The series will premiere on Sky Comedy later this year.

Sky Comedy Acquires UK Rights To NBC’s ‘Young Rock’

Young Rock is crossing the pond. Sky Comedy has acquired the UK rights to Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson's NBC comedy after striking a deal with international distributor NBCUniversal Global Distribution. In addition to airing on Sky Comedy, episodes will be given exposure on Sky's just-announced new flagship channel Sky Showcase.

Sky Witness Acquires UK Rights To ‘The Equalizer’

The Equalizer is crossing the pond. Sky Witness has acquired the UK rights to CBS' Queen Latifah fronted reboot after striking a deal with international distributor NBCUniversal Global Distribution. The series is expected to premiere on Sky Witness next month.

StarzPlay Acquires UK Rights To Peacock’s ‘Dr. Death’, Sets September Premiere

StarzPlay has acquired the UK rights to Dr. Death, Peacock's limited series that tells the true story of infamous neurosurgeon Doctor Christopher Duntsch, after striking a deal with international distributor NBCUniversal Global Distribution. The series will premiere on StarzPlay on Sunday September 12th.

Sky Witness Acquires UK Rights To ‘Law & Order: Organized Crime’

The latest Law & Order spin-off is crossing the pond. Sky Witness has secured the UK rights to the Christopher Meloni fronted Law & Order: Organized Crime after striking a deal with international distributor NBCUniversal Global Distribution. The series is expected to premiere later this month and will be paired with SVU on Sky Witness' schedule.

BBC Acquires ‘Psycho’ Prequel ‘Bates Motel’

Bates Motel is coming to the Beeb. The BBC has acquired all five seasons of the Psycho prequel and plan to make the series available as a box-set on the BBC iPlayer later this year.