BBC AMERICA Scores Golden Globe Nomination For The Hour

Posted by on Thursday, December 13th, 2012 in

New York, NY – BBC AMERICA’s critically acclaimed Dramaville mini-series, The Hour, received a Golden Globe® nomination in the category Best Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television, it was announced today. Perry Simon, BBC Worldwide America’s GM, Channels says: “The exceptional story-telling and outstanding production and performances in The Hour continue to raise the bar for our dramatic programming. The…

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BBC AMERICA Premieres New Crime Thriller Ripper Street January 19 At 9:00pm ET/PT

Posted by on Thursday, December 13th, 2012 in

New York, NY – In the aftermath of Jack the Ripper’s reign of terror, London’s Whitechapel sits on a precipice, and H Division – the precinct charged with keeping order – must work diligently to police the toughest district in the East End.  Welcome to Ripper Street, where fear lurks that each new murder could mark…

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Doctor Who: The Snowmen Christmas Special 2012 Press Pack

Posted by on Friday, December 7th, 2012 in

New York, NY – Christmas Eve 1892 and the falling snow is the stuff of fairy-tales. When the fairy-tale becomes a nightmare and a chilling menace threatens Earth, an unorthodox young governess, Clara, calls on the Doctor for help. But the Doctor is in mourning, reclusive and determined not to engage in the problems of…

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BBC and PBS to Bring Second Season of Critically Acclaimed Drama Call The Midwife to the U.S.

Posted by on Thursday, December 6th, 2012 in

Arlington, VA – BBC Worldwide America Sales & Distribution and PBS announced today they have signed a deal that brings a second season of the critically-acclaimed British drama CALL THE MIDWIFE to PBS, with new episodes to start airing on March 31, 2013, at 8:00 p.m. ET. The six episodes of CALL THE MIDWIF season one…

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BBC AMERICA Debuts New Original Travel-adventure Series Wild Things With Dominic Monaghan

Posted by on Tuesday, November 27th, 2012 in

New York, NY – BBC AMERICA takes a walk on the wild side as actor and wildlife enthusiast, Dominic Monaghan (Lost, Lord of the Rings), brings his love of the slithering and crawling creatures of your worst nightmares to the network. Wild Things with Dominic Monaghan premieres Tuesday, January 22, 10:00pm ET. The eight episode hour long travel-adventure series…

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Sienna Guillory Joins Golden Globe® Winner Idris Elba In The Next Installment Of BBC AMERICA’s Luther

Posted by on Monday, November 26th, 2012 in

New York, NY – Sienna Guillory (Resident Evil, Inkheart, Love Actually, Eragon) has been cast to play Luther’s new love interest in third installment of Neil Cross’s critically-acclaimed Dramaville mini-series, Luther, which started filming last week. Luther (4 x 60), set to premiere in 2013 on BBC AMERICA, is a BBC and BBC AMERICA co-production distributed by BBC Worldwide. John Luther is back under…

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BBC AMERICA’s Doctor Who Announces Details For All-New Christmas Special

Posted by on Friday, November 16th, 2012 in

New York, NY – Announced today, the title of this year’s Doctor Who Christmas special is The Snowmen. A new companion, a new look for the Doctor, plus a new monster will all be introduced in this movie-scale episode. Starring Matt Smith as the Doctor and introducing Jenna-Louise Coleman as new companion Clara, The Snowmen follows their adventures…

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BBC AMERICA To Air The Britannia Awards Sunday November 11th At 8:00PM ET

Posted by on Thursday, November 8th, 2012 in

New York, NY – For the first time ever, BBC AMERICA will broadcast the The Britannia Awards, Sunday, November 11, 2012 at 8pm ET as a two-hour special, preceded by The Britannia Awards Red Carpet Special at 7:30pm ET. The British Academy of Film and Television Arts Los Angeles® (BAFTA Los Angeles), which is celebrating its 25th anniversary…

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Les Misérables: Special Edition – Home Entertainment

Posted by on Wednesday, November 7th, 2012 in

Street Date: November 20, 2012 DVD Suggested Retail Price: $34.98 ($43.98 in Canada) Length: Approx. 147 minutes + bonus features / 2-disc set New York, NY – Rediscover the definitive concert performance of the world’s longest-running musical, when BBC Home Entertainment brings you the newly remastered Les Misérables: 10th Anniversary Concert Special Edition. The top stars from the original…

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BBC AMERICA Confirms Cybermen And Stellar Cast For Doctor Who In 2013

Posted by on Wednesday, November 7th, 2012 in

New York, NY – BBC AMERICA confirms that the Cybermen will be menacing the universe once again when Doctor Who returns for a run of eight epic episodes in spring, 2013. The iconic enemies will be featured in an adventure directed by Stephen Woolfenden and written by the acclaimed Neil Gaiman whose previousDoctor Who episode, “The Doctor’s…

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