Top Gear’s Richard Hammond Is Challenged To Take On America’s Most Monstrous Machines

Posted by on Thursday, March 8th, 2012 in

New York, NY — Richard Hammond, host of the world’s biggest car show Top Gear, takes the ultimate driving test in BBC AMERICA’s new original series Richard Hammond’s Crash Course, produced by BBC Worldwide Productions. As he travels across the US, Hammond is challenged to learn how to operate America’s largest and most dangerous vehicles. Immersed in some of…

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Go On The Ultimate Polar Bear Adventure Courtesy Of BBC Home Entertainment And Tauck

Posted by on Friday, March 2nd, 2012 in

New York, NY — Ahead of the DVD and Blu-ray release of the acclaimed series Frozen Planet, BBC Home Entertainment and Tauck, a world leader in premium guided natural history travel, today kick off their Polar Bear Adventure Sweepstakes. Two pairs of lucky winners (one in the US and one in Canada) will receive a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to observe…

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From The Producers Of Chopped And Survivor Comes No Kitchen Required

Posted by on Thursday, March 1st, 2012 in

New York, NY – BBC AMERICA’s new original adventure cooking competition series, No Kitchen Required, follows three chefs as they are dropped into the most exotic and remote places on earth. There they must work with the locals to hunt, fish and forage for ingredients to create locally-inspired meals that will be judged by the…

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BBC AMERICA To Develop Two New Series With UK Indie Clerkenwell Films

Posted by on Tuesday, February 28th, 2012 in

New York, NY– BBC AMERICA announced today that it will develop two new distinctive series, Wired and The Dead Beat, with UK indie Clerkenwell Films, producers of the hit UK sci-fi series Misfits. Wired, a sci-fi program from writer Steven Volk (Afterlife), and The Dead Beat, a paranormal crime show from writer John Jackson (Being Human), are the first series created out…

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Filming Is Underway On The New Season Of BBC AMERICA’s Highest Rated Series Doctor Who

Posted by on Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012 in

New York, NY — Filming has started on the next season of BBC AMERICA’s highest rated series Doctor Who in Cardiff, Wales. This season will see the last days of the Ponds, with Karen Gillan and Arthur Darvill returning for their final rollercoaster voyage with The Doctor (Matt Smith). Amy (Karen Gillan) and Rory (Arthur Darvill) have been at the Doctor’s side…

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Welcome to BBC Future

Posted by on Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012 in

New York, NY – BBC Worldwide today announced the launch of BBC Future, the latest BBC.com section. Informative and entertaining, BBC Future presents readers with an inspiring, forward-thinking and global array of content – going beyond reporting to delve deep into the personal and societal implications of topical developments in science, technology, health and environment. Launching with…

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BBC AMERICA, Oln And Channel 5 Greenlight New Original Series Wild Things With Dominic Monaghan

Posted by on Tuesday, February 21st, 2012 in

New York, NY – BBC AMERICA, OLN, and Channel 5 announced today that production is underway for their newest original travel-adventure series, Wild Things with Dominic Monaghan (8 x 60). Exploring some of the most remote corners of the globe, this new series follows actor Dominic Monaghan (Lost, Lord of the Rings) as he searches for the…

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BBC Home Entertainment Releases: March 2012

Posted by on Friday, February 10th, 2012 in

New York, NY – OCEAN GIANTS Street Date: March 6, 2012 Suggested Retail Price: BD/DVD combo $24.99 (US Only) Length: Approx. 150 minutes / 1 DVD and 1 Blu-ray disc For the first time, BBC Home Entertainment releases a Blu-ray and DVD combo pack in the U.S. marketplace. This highly anticipated three-part series, Ocean Giants, will highlight the many…

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Steve Coogan Live – Home Entertainment

Posted by on Thursday, February 2nd, 2012 in

Street Date: February 7, 2012 Suggested Retail Price: $29.98 ($37.48 in Canada) Length: Approx. 239 minutes + bonus features/ 2-disc set New York, NY — You may know Steve Coogan from his scene-stealing turns in films like Tropic Thunder, Night at the Museum or last year’s The Trip, but these phenomenally successful stage shows are what established Steve Coogan…

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Classic Doctor Who: February 2012 Releases

Posted by on Thursday, February 2nd, 2012 in

DOCTOR WHO: THE SENSORITES Street Date: February 14, 2012 DVD Suggested Retail Price: $24.98 ($30.98 in Canada) Length: Approx. 150 minutes + bonus features/ single disc New York, NY — The First Doctor (William Hartnell), Ian, Barbara and Susan land on a spaceship orbiting a distant and mysterious world, where a human crew lies frozen somewhere between…

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