By Patrick Munn | October 30, 2019 - 4:10 pm | No Comments
Savannah Steyn (The Tunnel, Wannabe), Parminder Nagra (Bend It Like Beckham, ER), Eleanor Tomlinson (Poldark), Sharon Duncan-Brewster (Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Sex Education), Natasha O’Keeffe (Peaky Blinders, Misfits), Thomas Turgoose (This is England) and Craig Parkinson (Line of Duty) have been cast in Sky One's ten-episode sci-fi drama Intergalactic.
By Patrick Munn | October 29, 2019 - 8:12 pm | No Comments
Sky Witness has secured the exclusive UK rights to NBC's supernatural drama series The InBetween after striking a deal with sister company NBCUniversal International Distribution. The show's first season will premiere on Monday November 11th at 9pm. Created by Moira Kirland, The InBetween tells the story of Cassie Bedford, who was born with a rare ability. She has visions … whether she likes it or not. Sometimes Cassie sees events that have previously occurred or will happen in the future. In addition, sometimes she encounters unsettled spirits who need her help.
By Patrick Munn | September 8, 2019 - 6:30 pm | No Comments
New Amsterdam is getting a second UK home. Channel 4's digi-net More4 has acquired the linear rights to the Ryan Eggold fronted medical drama. NBCUniversal International Distribution handles global sales. The show's first season is expected to premiere on the channel later this month.
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.