Halt and Catch Fire

AMC orders final run of PC drama Halt and Catch Fire

AMC has said 1980s tech drama Halt and Catch Fire will come to an end after its next season. The US cable net has ordered a fourth ten-episode season and said it will be the show’s last. Season three of the show, about the birth of the home computer industry, has just ended on AMC […]

CBS Europa to premiere AMC drama in Poland

CBS Europa will debut AMC drama Halt and Catch Fire in Poland after acquiring the show from Entertainment One. The CBS AMC Networks EMEA Channels Partnership-owned network will exclusively launch show locally on April 12 in a 9pm slot. This marks the first time pay net CBS Europa has aired first-run content. In the US, […]

Walking Dead spin-off set for Brazil

The newly-commissioned Walking Dead companion series will air in Brazil after AMC Networks secured carriage for its AMC Global channel on satellite pay TV operator Sky. The show this week received a two-season order from AMC in the US and a global broadcast debut on AMC Global after an cross-company deal AMC Studios secured with […]

The script for AMC International

With consumers and the TV industry fixated on high-end drama, TBI speaks to the people behind the new international AMC channel about bringing its brand of scripted cool to market. When US-listed channels group AMC Networks stumped up US$1 billion for Chellomedia’s channel portfolio last October, AMC was already part of the plan. In August, […]