By Patrick Munn | July 18, 2019 - 3:57 pm | No Comments
Two of E4's biggest acquisitions are returning to the channel. The Channel 4 owned and operated channel has picked up the UK rights to the seventh season of Brooklyn Nine-Nine and the third season of The Big Bang Theory prequel Young Sheldon.
By Patrick Munn | July 4, 2019 - 2:18 pm | No Comments
Chicago Med is switching UK channels. Sky Witness has picked up the UK rights to the series, after the show's first four seasons aired on Universal TV. Seasons one through four are now available via Sky On-Demand. Additionally, Sky One has also secured the UK rights to Manifest, NBC's thriller series starring Melissa Roxburgh and Josh Dallas. Warner Bros. International Television Distribution handles sales for Manifest.
By Patrick Munn | June 20, 2019 - 12:09 pm | No Comments
Here's the good news for Will & Grace fans - the show's tenth season (aka the second season of the revival) is coming to the UK. With no sign of a broadcast on Channel 5, NBCUniversal is now looking at going direct-to-consumer. Their home entertainment division is preparing to release the tenth season on DVD this summer and they recently submitted the set to BBFC for classification.
By Patrick Munn | May 7, 2019 - 4:37 pm | No Comments
StarzPlay – the Starz owned streaming service that is now available on both Amazon Prime Video Channels and Virgin Media – has picked up the UK rights to Hulu's true-crime anthology drama The Act after striking a deal with NBCUniversal International Distribution. The series will premiere on Friday June 14th.
By Patrick Munn | March 27, 2019 - 7:46 pm | No Comments
UKTV's Alibi channel has acquired the UK rights to Canadian police drama Motive after striking a deal with international distributor NBCUniversal International Distribution. The show's first season will premiere on the channel on Monday April 15th at 6pm.
By Patrick Munn | February 22, 2019 - 3:07 pm | No Comments
5USA has acquired the Chris Noth fronted FBI drama Gone after striking a deal with international distributor NBCUniversal International Distribution. The show's twelve episode first season will premiere on the channel next month.
By Patrick Munn | January 10, 2019 - 10:18 am | No Comments
Amazon Prime Video UK has secured the UK rights to New Amsterdam after striking a deal with international distributor NBCUniversal International Distribution. The show's first thirteen episodes will be available to stream as of Friday February 8th, with new episodes then being made available to UK Prime subscribers every Wednesday - less than 24 hours after they air state-side.
By Patrick Munn | January 2, 2019 - 1:13 pm | No Comments
Channel 4 has agreed a deal with NBCUniversal International Distribution to acquire all seven seasons of NBC's cult comedy 30 Rock, created by Tina Fey, for All 4. The show's first two seasons are available on the VOD service as of today, while the remaining seasons will arrive "at a later date."