12 Monkeys

Hulu captures 12 Monkeys

Hulu has acquired US streaming rights to Syfy series 12 Monkeys. The on-demand service has picked up the first season of the show, a time-travel series loosely based on the movie of the same name. Linear cable nets are increasingly shopping VOD and SVOD rights to shows ahead of the new season launches on their […]

Spike harvests Bruckheimer drama series

US cable net Spike has ordered Harvest, a new drama about a hard-working father forced to work in the black market trading of body parts. The ten-part show will be Spike’s first one-hour drama series in almost a decade. Film and TV producer Jerry Bruckheimer is on production duty alongside Warner Horizon Television. Ian Sobel […]

Canadian SVOD service bags NBCU titles

Canadian on-demand platform Shomi has scored a deal with NBCUniversal handing it shows such as Dig (pictured), Parenthood and Chicago Fire. Shomi has bagged exclusive SVOD rights to various series, which also include Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce, Chicago PD, 12 Monkeys, State of Affairs, Dominion, Satisfaction, Defiance, Royal Pains and Warehouse 13. Also included are non-exclusives such […]

Syfy developing Brad Pitt movie remake

NBCUniversal-owned Syfy has greenlit a cast-contingent drama pilot based on 1995 science fiction feature films 12 Monkeys. The 1x60mins pilot will be produced by Universal Cable Productions and Atlas Entertainment, the latter of which was behind the original movie. 12 Monkeys followed Bruce Willis as a time traveler that appeared in the present day to […]