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UKTV’s Drama Channel Acquires Australian Medical Drama ‘The Heart Guy’

Drama is adding another exclusive acquisition to their line up. The UKTV owned and operated channel has secured the UK rights to both seasons of Australian media drama The Heart Guy (AKA Doctor Doctor) after striking deal with international distributor FremantleMedia International. The series will premiere on Drama on Thursday April 5th at 9pm.

UKTV’s Dave Channel Orders ‘Taskmaster’ Champions Specials

UKTV's Dave channel has given the greenlight to Taskmaster: Champion Of Champions, a two-part special that will bring back the winners of the show's first five seasons. It will air on the channel next month. All five previous winners - Josh Widdicombe, Katherine Ryan, Noel Fielding, Rob Beckett and Bob Mortimer - will face confounding new assignments in the fight to become the ultimate Taskmaster champion. Greg Davies and Alex Horne will also return.