Body of Proof

Channel 5 acquires ABC’s Betrayal

UK broadcaster Channel 5 has acquired upcoming ABC scripted series Betrayal from Disney UK & Ireland. The ABC Studios-produced show, set in Chicago, follows a photographer and an attorney who strike up an affair after a chance meeting but find themselves on opposing sides of a murder case. It will launch in the UK this […]

2013 LA Screenings Buyer Profile: Catherine Mackin, UKTV

Catherine Mackin is director of programme acquisitions at UK channel operator UKTV. It runs a suite of digital channels and in recent times has acquired raft of US shows for its Dave, Watch, Alibi and Really channels. As the LA Screenings gets underway, she tells TBI about what UKTV will be looking for this year. […]

UKTV orders more Castle and Body of Proof

UK pay TV channels group UKTV has ordered new seasons of US series Castle (above) and Body of Proof. The shows air on UKTV’s Alibi channel. UKTV cut the programming agreement, which gives it exclusive pay TV rights to both shows, with Disney UK and Ireland, which distributes the titles. Specifically, the deal covers seasons […]