By Patrick Munn | November 9, 2020 - 10:42 pm | No Comments
Crossing Swords is crossing the pond. ITV2 has acquired the exclusive UK rights to the Hulu animated comedy series after striking a deal with international distributor Sony Pictures Television. The show's first season will receive its UK premiere on ITV2 on Monday November 23rd at 10pm.
By Patrick Munn | July 10, 2020 - 9:48 pm | No Comments
In their latest box-set acquisition for All 4, Channel 4 has picked up the streaming rights to all six seasons of the Timothy Olyphant fronted FX drama Justified. Sony Pictures Television handles global sales for the series. It is expected to launch on All 4 later this year.
By Patrick Munn | July 8, 2020 - 2:51 pm | No Comments
Sky has secured the UK rights to ABC's drama series For Life after striking a wide-ranging deal with international distributor Sony Pictures Television. The series will air on Sky Witness. No word just yet on a premiere date. This wide-ranging deal with Sony Pictures Television also includes extensions to Sky existing licensing agreements for S.W.A.T., The Blacklist and The Good Doctor. S.W.A.T. and The Blacklist air on Sky One, while The Good Doctor airs on Sky Witness.
By Patrick Munn | April 2, 2020 - 1:51 pm | No Comments
Sky Witness has secured the UK rights to NBC's drama series Lincoln Rhyme: Hunt for The Bone Collector after striking a deal with international distributor Sony Pictures Television. The series is expected to premiere in late April.
By Patrick Munn | March 24, 2020 - 10:03 am | No Comments
Future Man is switching broadcasters here in the UK. Amazon Prime Video UK has secured the rights to Hulu's sci-fi series in a deal with international distributor Sony Pictures Television. The pick up comes after Syfy UK served as the UK broadcaster the show's first two seasons. The first two seasons are now available to stream for UK Prime members, while the final season will premiere on Saturday April 4th - less than 24 hours after it launches on Hulu state-side.
By Patrick Munn | February 5, 2020 - 10:40 am | No Comments
Channel 4 and Sony Pictures Television have struck a deal and yadda yadda yadda Seinfeld now has a UK home on All 4. The streaming service has acquired UK rights to all nine seasons and will make the first three seasons available on Friday February 7th. Subsequent seasons will be made available every Friday until the launch of season nine in mid-March. This will mark the first time that the award winning comedy series has been available to stream for free in the UK. Amazon Prime Video UK previously held SVOD rights to Seinfeld.
By Patrick Munn | September 30, 2019 - 4:30 pm | No Comments
Eleventh Hour Films and Sony Pictures Television have released three first look images and trailer for their upcoming Alex Rider TV series, which is based on Anthony Horowitz’s novels. At present there is no UK broadcaster attached to the project.
By Patrick Munn | August 21, 2019 - 3:51 pm | No Comments
BBC Two has handed out a six episode series order to an as-yet untitled comedy series from Sara Pascoe (Sara Pascoe Live: LadsLadsLads, Travelling Blind, W1A). Per the BBC, the series will subvert the tradition sitcom format and blend eccentric characters, surreal moments and factual insight.