By Patrick Munn | February 8, 2019 - 4:47 pm | No Comments
EXCLUSIVE: Angie Tribeca has lost its UK broadcaster. Channel 4 has opted not to pick up any further seasons of the TBS comedy starring Rashida Jones from international distributor Turner International for their E4 channel. A representative for the channel confirmed they "don’t have any plans" to acquire future seasons.
By Patrick Munn | January 14, 2019 - 2:42 pm | No Comments
Channel 4 has inked a bumper deal with Turner that gives them the exclusive UK rights to the fourth season of Rick & Morty. The agreement also gives the broadcaster rights to hundreds of hours of Adult Swim content. The first three seasons of Rick & Morty will get their free-to-air premiere on E4 from next month, while the show's fourth season will air on Channel 4 later in the year.
By Patrick Munn | December 11, 2017 - 4:41 pm | No Comments
Turner International - who operate channel brands CNN, Cartoon Network, Boomerang and TCM here in the UK - has signed a lease for a new building at 160 Old Street. The new facility will take over as Tuner's London HQ next year, when the lease on the current HQ, located at Great Marlborough Street, expires.
By Patrick Munn | December 11, 2017 - 11:07 am | No Comments
Virgin Media has secured the UK rights to TNT's short-lived ten episode young William Shakespeare drama series Will after striking a deal with international distributor Turner International. The series will be made available to Virgin TV Full House customers via Virgin TV On-Demand later this month.
By Patrick Munn | August 29, 2017 - 2:45 pm | No Comments
Virgin Media is adding a third exclusive U.S. scripted acquisition to their current slate. The company has secured the UK rights to TNT's drama series Good Behavior, starring Downtown Abbey's Michelle Dockery, after striking a deal with international distributor Turner International. It joins Ash Vs. Evil Dead and Imposters, both of which also air exclusively in the UK on the Virgin Media platform.