By Patrick Munn | January 27, 2018 - 7:32 pm | 3 Comments
A range of UK broadcasters - including Channel 4, Channel 5 and ITV - have picked up the UK rights to the new seasons of their exclusive imports including 'Homeland', 'This Is Us', 'Last Man Standing', 'The Americans', 'Timeless' & more.
By Patrick Munn | May 26, 2016 - 7:46 am | No Comments
FX has handed out a two season renewal to their critically acclaimed Cold War spy drama The Americans, TVWise has learned. The network has ordered thirteen episodes for season five, and a further ten episodes for the sixth season, which will be the show's last. Season five will debut on FX in 2017, with the final season following in 2018.
By Patrick Munn | July 29, 2015 - 10:54 am | 8 Comments
TVWise examines how the deal to bring The Americans to pay channel ITV Encore came about after the broadcaster previously decided that the ratings performance of the show was such that they could not justify licensing any further seasons of The Americans for the main ITV channel.
By Patrick Munn | July 20, 2015 - 10:21 am | 3 Comments
The Americans are returning to the UK. ITV Encore has closed a deal with Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution to acquire the exclusive UK broadcast rights to FX's Cold War era spy drama The Americans, TVWise has learned. ITV Encore's deal with Fox covers both the third season and recently ordered fourth season.
By Patrick Munn | April 25, 2015 - 8:51 am | No Comments
Frank Langella is not done with Philip and Elizabeth. After recurring on the third season of FX's 1980s set Cold War spy drama The Americans, the veteran actor has signed on to reprise his role on the show's recently ordered fourth season.