BBC AMERICA’s New Original Series From Executive Producer Jamie Oliver, Chef Race: UK Vs. U.S., Premieres September 29

Posted by on Wednesday, September 5th, 2012 in

New York, NY – BBC AMERICA to premiere its new original series from Executive Producer Jamie Oliver, Chef Race: U.K. vs. U.S., with two back-to-back episodes on Tuesday, October 2. Ahead of the premiere, BBC AMERICA will present a special preview of the first episode on Saturday September 29, 10:00pm ET, following the mid-season finale…

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Syfy Acquires International Hit Adventure Fantasy Series Sinbad from BBC Worldwide America for April 2013 Premiere

Posted by on Tuesday, September 4th, 2012 in

New York, NY – Syfy today announced it has acquired the international hit series Sinbad from BBC Worldwide America, Sales & Distribution. One of the most enduring stories of all time, the imaginative and fantastical quest ofSinbad will premiere on Syfy in April 2013. Starring newcomer Elliot Knight in the title role, the 12-part series follows Sinbad’s sea-bound journey after he…

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BBC Home Entertainment Releases: Fall Highlights 2012

Posted by on Wednesday, August 29th, 2012 in

New York, NY – SEPTEMBER: ABSOLUTELY FABULOUS: 20THANNIVERSARY SPECIALS Street Date: September 11, 2012 Suggested Retail Price: $24.98 ($30.98 in Canada) Length:  Approx. 90 minutes + bonus features & UV copy/ single disc They’re back, darlings. International comedy sensations Jennifer Saunders (French & Saunders) and Joanna Lumley (The Corpse Bride) return to their celebrated roles as Edina…

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Absolutely Fabulous: 20th Anniversary Specials

Posted by on Monday, August 27th, 2012 in

Street Date: September 11, 2012 Suggested Retail Price: $24.98 each ($30.98 each in Canada) Length:  approx. 90 minutes + bonus features/ single disc New York, NY – They’re back, darlings. BBC Home Entertainment is absolutely thrilled to bring Absolutely Fabulous: 20thAnniversary Specials to DVD on September 11, 2012. International comedy sensations Jennifer Saunders (French & Saunders) and Joanna Lumley…

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BBC AMERICA’s Doctor Who Returns Saturday, September 1 With Five Blockbuster Episodes

Posted by on Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012 in

New York, NY – BBC AMERICA’s Doctor Who returns after a record-breaking season with five blockbuster episodes on September 1 as part of Supernatural Saturday. Join the Doctor, his companions Amy and Rory (aka the Ponds) and numerous friends on their latest escapades through space and time where they puzzle an unexpected invasion of Earth, save a…

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COPPER – Home Entertainment

Posted by on Tuesday, August 21st, 2012 in

Street Date: October 30, 2012 DVD Suggested Retail Price: $49.98 Blu-Ray Suggested Retail Price: $59.98 Length: Approx. 450 minutes + bonus features/ 3-disc set New York, NY – BBC Home Entertainment invites you to join New York’s Finest when COPPER shoots its way to Blu-ray and DVD on October 30, 2012. Wall Street Journal calls this gripping drama “powerful,”…

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BBC AMERICA’s First Original Drama COPPER Becomes The Channel’s Highest Rated Series Premiere Ever

Posted by on Tuesday, August 21st, 2012 in

New York, NY – BBC AMERICA’s first original scripted series COPPER, which premiered on Sunday, August 19, has become the channel’s highest-rated series premiere ever. COPPER delivered 1.8 million* viewers in total audience. In its 10:00pm premiere, COPPER attracted 1.1 million** total viewers and delivered over half a million in A25-54. Perry Simon, General Manager, Channels, BBC Worldwide…

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Planet Dinosaur: Meet The Monsters You Never Discovered Before

Posted by on Wednesday, August 15th, 2012 in

Street Date: August 21, 2012 Suggested Retail Price: $19.96 ($24.98 in Canada) Length: Approx. 180 minutes + bonus feature / single disc New York, NY – Discover the jaw-dropping prehistoric world of the most terrifying reptiles with the North American premiere of Planet Dinosaur on August 21, 2012 from BBC Home Entertainment. The mysteries of the dinosaurs continue…

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BBC Home Entertainment Releases: August Highlights 2012

Posted by on Monday, August 6th, 2012 in

New York, NY – DOCTOR WHO: SPEARHEAD FROM SPACE SPECIAL EDITION Street Date: August 14, 2012 Suggested Retail Price: $24.98 ($30.98 in Canada) Length: Approx. 97 minutes + bonus features/ single disc The Time Lords have banished the newly regenerated Doctor (Third Doctor – Jon Pertwee) to Earth. But he isn’t the only alien to have arrived,…

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Lifetime’s “The Week The Women Went” to Now Premiere August 14

Posted by on Thursday, July 26th, 2012 in

New York, NY – Lifetime’s new series The Week the Women Went will now premiere on Tuesday, August 14, at 10pm ET/PT, immediately following Dance Moms.  Narrated by comedian Jeff Foxworthy, and produced by BBC Worldwide Productions, the five episode, one-hour unscripted series explores modern gender roles and finds out what happens when all of the women leave one…

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