Dynasty


France’s M6 snags CBS drama ‘Why Women Kill’

M6 in France has extended its licensing deal with CBS Studios International, picking up exclusive rights to Why Women Kill as well as adding The Good Fight and Dynasty to its schedules. Why Women Kill is from Marc Cherry (Desperate Housewives) and debuted on US streaming service CBS All Access in August, with Imagine Television […]

David Attenborough to present BBC landmark series Dynasty

The BBC is set to launch its next landmark wildlife series Dynasty, fronted by seasoned broadcaster Sir David Attenborough. Dynasty, which airs later this year, is a BBC Studios natural history unit production for BBC One, co-produced with BBC America and France Télévisions. Each episode follows individual animals – lions, hunting dogs, chimpanzees, tigers, and […]

Bringing ‘Game of Thrones’ to the animal kingdom

The BBC’s factual slate is bringing drama to its animal kingdom this year, as the broadcaster moves forward from the tremendous success of Blue Planet II in 2017 and Planet Earth II a year prior. The 2018 selection welcomes a range of critters, with aims to tell their stories like never before. Topping the list […]

Netflix acquires global rights to Dynasty reboot

Netflix has acquired global rights to The CW’s reboot of Dynasty for all international territories outside of the US. This is one of the few times Netflix has acquired full international rights to a US broadcast show. The streaming giant acquired rights to another CW series, Riverdale, last year, though this did not cover every […]

The CW pairs Dynasty with Riverdale

The CW is pairing key new US broadcast dramas Valor and Dynasty with existing high-profile Warner Bros.-produced series. Valor, one of a spate of new military- or elite police-themed dramas coming to the 2017/18 network season, has landed a 9pm Monday slot. It will receive lead-in from DC Universe superhero series Supergirl. Soap reboot Dynasty, […]

The CW axes Frequency, No Tomorrow

High-concept dramas Frequency and No Tomorrow will not return to US broadcast network The CW. The futures of both shows had been unclear, with ratings well below average despite some buzz at last year’s Upfronts and LA Screenings. They now become the only series on the Warner Bros.- and CBS-backed network in recent years not […]

Family plunge Duck Dynasty future into doubt

The cast of A&E’s Duck Dynasty have cast the future of the hit US cable reality series into further doubt following a suspension of the show’s star and family patriarch Phil Robertson, claiming they “cannot imagine” it continuing without him. A&E parent A+E Networks moved quickly to suspend Robertson (pictured) from the series, which is […]