Doctor Thorne

Amazon prescribes to Doctor Thorne drama

Amazon Prime Instant Video has acquired exclusive US streaming rights to British period drama Doctor Thorne. Amazon will launch the Julian Fellowes-penned show locally as an Amazon Original on May 20. This is after a deal with producer The Weinstein Company, which picked up North American distribution rights from the UK’s Hat Trick International last […]

Weinsteins pick up new Julian Fellowes series

The Weinstein Company has picked up US rights to Doctor Thorne, the new period drama from Downton Abbey scribe Julian Fellowes. The series will play on ITV in the UK and TWC has taken US and Canada rights. The US firm inked a similar deal for another British drama, Peaky Blinders, which it reps in […]