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Drama round-up: AMC orders Bob Odenkirk’s ‘Straight Man’; ITV tracks ‘Raoul Moat’; Shahid preps detective show

AMC orders Bob Odenkirk’s Straight Man AMC Networks has greenlit Straight Man, its Bob Odenkirk-starring drama that is being produced by Sony Pictures Television, TriStar TV and Gran Via. The project, which was announced as fast-track development earlier this month in advance of AMC Networks’ upfront event in New York City, is based on Richard Russo’s novel […]

Rectify gets second season order

Critically acclaimed drama series Rectify has received a second season order from Sundance Channel. The weekly drama is the US cable net’s first original series and bowed on the cable net late last month. The first season comprises six one-hour episodes while season two will stretch to ten. The series follows the life of Daniel […]

Netflix buys Sundance’s Rectify

Netflix has acquired drama series Rectify for its Canadian service. The show, which is made by Gran Via (Breaking Bad) is an original drama for US cable network Sundance Channel and has just debuted to critical acclaim. It is distributed internationally by ITV Studios Global Entertainment, which cut the Netflix deal. The Canadian Netflix will […]