NBCU acquires Red Arrow’s Departure for Europe & Africa

NBCUniversal International Networks (NBCUIN) has acquired Archie Panjabi drama Departure from Red Arrow Studios International to air in Europe and Africa. Departure is now set to premiere in the UK, Africa and Germany on Universal TV, and France, Spain and Poland on 13thStreet from late 2019, following the world premiere in Canada on Corus’ Global […]

Canada’s Global preps UK co-pro event series with Shaftesbury

Canadian channel Global has commissioned an original six-part event series, Departure, co-produced by Canada’s Shaftesbury and the UK’s Greenpoint Productions. The drama is directed by Orphan Black’s T.J.Scott with Malcolm MacRury joining as showrunner, and was originally created by Vincent Shiao. It follows the shocking disappearance of Flight 716, a passenger plane that vanishes over the […]