BBC and BritBox North America release first look at Jodie Whittaker, Tamara Lawrance and Bella Ramsay in Time series two, as further casting is announced

Posted by on Wednesday, June 14th, 2023 in

The BBC and BritBox North America have released a first-look picture from the second series of Jimmy McGovern’s multi award-winning hit drama Time. As previously announced, the three-part drama made by BBC Studios and co-produced by BritBox International for North America, will be led by Jodie Whittaker (Doctor Who, Broadchurch), Tamara Lawrance (The Silent Twins,…

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MEL-COME BACK! BONNIE LANGFORD RETURNS TO DOCTOR WHO AS MEL BUSH

Posted by on Wednesday, June 7th, 2023 in

Star of stage and screen Bonnie Langford will once again reprise her legendary role as Melanie Bush as she returns to Doctor Who, this time starring alongside Ncuti Gatwa who plays the Fifteenth Doctor in the new series. Bonnie first entered the world of Doctor Who in 1986 as the companion to the Sixth and…

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BBC Studios Kids & Family Adds 30 New Partners for Bluey in North America and Latin America Ahead of Licensing Expo

Posted by on Monday, June 5th, 2023 in

June 5, 2023 – BBC Studios Kids & Family, distributor and licensor for the hit animated series Bluey, is again adding to its already stellar roster of licensing partners creating product based on the Emmy® -winning series that has become a global household favorite. Further building on its notable list of licensing partners are 15…

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BBC Studios Names Melissa Rubinson as SVP, Business Development & Partnerships

Posted by on Wednesday, May 31st, 2023 in

New York, NY – May 31, 2023 – BBC Studios, the commercial subsidiary of the BBC, today announced the appointment of Melissa Rubinson as senior vice president, Business Development & Partnerships, effective immediately. In this new role, Rubinson will be focused on expanding the company’s audiences and increasing revenue for BBC News content across platforms,…

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TRAILER DEBUT: BBC STUDIOS’S “SOMEWHERE BOY,” Only on Hulu

Posted by on Wednesday, May 24th, 2023 in

SYNOPSIS: When Danny was a baby, his mum was killed in a car crash. Overwhelmed with grief, his dad Steve bought a house in the middle of nowhere and locked Danny in, telling him the world outside was full of monsters waiting to take him away. Just like they took his mum. Steve thought he’d done…

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BBC STUDIOS APPOINTS STUDIO VETERAN LAWRENCE SZABO AS EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT OF U.S. CONTENT DISTRIBUTION

Posted by on Thursday, May 18th, 2023 in

NEW YORK, MAY 18, 2023 – BBC Studios, a global content company with bold British creativity at its heart, today announced that Lawrence Szabo has been named Executive Vice President of U.S. Content Distribution, effective immediately. Szabo will be based in Los Angeles and report to BBC Studios President, Content Distribution, North America and Latin…

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Stephen Merchant’s Critically Acclaimed Comedy-Drama The Outlaws Gets Third Season Pickup on Prime Video and BBC One

Posted by on Wednesday, May 10th, 2023 in

All Assets Available HERE CULVER CITY, California—May 4, 2023—Today, Prime Video and BBC One announced that they have picked up a third season of the witty comedy thriller The Outlaws from creator, star, and award-winning writer and director Stephen Merchant (The Office) and co-creator Elgin James (Mayans M.C.). The series follows a group of strangers…

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Believe In Magic – A New 7-Part Podcast Series from BBC Studios Unravels the Disturbing Story Behind Megan Bhari’s Celebrity Charity

Posted by on Wednesday, May 3rd, 2023 in

WHAT  In his new series, Jamie tells the story of Megan Bhari, an inspirational 16-year-old girl who in 2012 launches a charity to grant wishes to seriously ill children.  The charity, called Believe in Magic, attracts the support of the biggest boy band in the world: One Direction.    Believe in Magic soon becomes a…

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BBC STUDIOS LAUNCHES NEW BBC EARTH FAST CHANNEL AHEAD OF EARTH DAY

Posted by on Monday, April 17th, 2023 in

New York, NY – April 17, 2023 – Just in time for Earth Day, BBC Studios – creator, producer and distributor of unparalleled British content globally – has launched a brand-new BBC Earth free ad-supported television (FAST) channel. Available now, the BBC Earth FAST channel brings over 450 hours of the BBC Studios Natural History…

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Vishal – a new major nine-part investigative podcast series from BBC Studios explores the unsolved case of Vishal Mehrotra

Posted by on Tuesday, April 11th, 2023 in

WHAT  On 29th July 1981, while the eyes of the world are on London and captivated by the wedding of Prince Charles and Lady Diana Spencer, an eight-year-old boy disappears on his way home from the celebrations.  Despite a huge police search, he is never seen alive again.  Seven months later his partial remains are…

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