By Patrick Munn | April 7, 2015 - 11:40 am | No Comments
The newest sci-fi series from Stargate writers and executive producers Paul Mullie and Joseph Mallozzi is heading to Syfy UK. The NBCU owned and operated channel has picked up the exclusive first run UK broadcast rights to "space-opera" Dark Matter, starring Melissa O’Neil , Marc Bendavid and Anthony Lemke , from international distributor Endemol Shine International. The series will premiere on Syfy UK this June.
By Patrick Munn | March 11, 2015 - 4:48 pm | 2 Comments
TVWise breaks down the recent moves at Universal Channel and Syfy UK and explores just how these two channels went from being a "wasteland of repeats" to major buyers of high-end dramas from the Hollywood Studios, competing with the likes of Channel 4, Channel 5, UKTV and Sky.
By Patrick Munn | November 26, 2014 - 8:26 pm | 1 Comment
TVWise breaks down the 2013-2014 broadcast season and takes a look at how many shows made it to the UK, what the key trends were and who did the most business - on both the broadcaster and distributor side of the equation.
By Patrick Munn | November 11, 2014 - 12:24 pm | 14 Comments
TNT's 'The Librarians', which was originally acquired for Universal Channel, will now air on Syfy in the UK. The drama series, starring Noah Wyle and Rebecca Romijin, will debut in the UK on December 8th.
By Patrick Munn | September 29, 2014 - 4:26 pm | No Comments
Syfy UK has closed a deal with sister company NBCUniversal International Television Distribution to acquire the exclusive first run UK broadcast rights to 'Dominion', with plans to debut the series later this year.
By Patrick Munn | June 25, 2014 - 10:35 am | No Comments
Universal Channel has closed a deal to acquire the exclusive first run UK broadcast rights to TNT's upcoming 10 episode drama series The Librarians, with plans to launch the series in the UK this December, within 24 hours of the US broadcast on TNT.