By Patrick Munn | July 14, 2021 - 12:07 pm | No Comments
International distributor All3Media International has lined up a slew of international deals for Annika, the Nicola Walker fronted drama that was co-commissioned by UKTV and PBS Masterpiece back in December 2020. All3Media has now closed pre-sale deals for the series with ABC in Australia, NRK in Norway, DR in Denmark, SVT in Sweden, YLE in Finland, VRT in Belgium, NPO in The Netherlands, and TV+ in Turkey and Cyprus. Co-commissioned PBS Masterpiece has North American rights. UKTV's Alibi will air Annika next month.
By Patrick Munn | June 2, 2021 - 6:00 pm | No Comments
Murdoch Mysteries is returning. Canadian public broadcaster CBC has picked up the long-running drama for a fifteenth season. As they have done for the show's entire run, UKTV will once again co-produce the series for the UK market. Murdoch Mysteries airs on UKTV's Alibi channel on this side of the pond. 24 episodes have been ordered for the show's fifteenth season; making it the longest season of the series to date.