Legends


Crave cuts Fox SVOD deal

Fledgling Canadian SVOD service Crave has struck a programming deal with Fox, for several of the studio’s TV series. The agreement, between Bell-backed Crave and Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution gives the SVOD platform series including Homeland (pictured), Legends, Salem and Graceland. Season one of TNT crime series Legends will be on Crave in the build […]

ProSiebenSat.1’s Pirker to join Turner

ProSiebenSat.1 Media exec Benjamin Pirker is joining Turner Broadcasting System in Germany. Pirker will be TBS’s distribution director on February 1 in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and the Benelux region. In the role, he will look to expand the reach of Turner kids channels such as Cartoon Network and Boomerang and entertainment nets including TNT Series, […]

Sky 1 looks to TNT’s Legends

UK satellite channel Sky 1 HD has acquired TNT cop drama Legends. The deal with Twentieth Century Fox Television Distribution hands the BKSyB channel exclusive UK rights to the US drama. Legends counts Homeland and 24 producer Howard Gordon among its executive producer roster. It follows Sean Bean (Game of Thrones)as an undercover agent with […]

TNT orders Steven Bochco cop series Murder in the First

TNT has ordered a cop drama from Steven Bochco (NYPD Blue), Murder in the First. The US cable net’s production unit, TNT Originals, will produce the series. It will be set in San Francisco and follow a team of detectives working on a single case through its ten-episode run. The case in question is a […]

TNT renews hit series Rizzoli, Major Crimes and Perception

US cable network has renewed signature series Rizzoli & Isles as well as drama shows Major Crimes and Perception. Cop series Rizzoli & Isles was the top-ranked basic cable shows through the summer with an average of 8.4 million viewers. The renewal will take it into its fifth season, which will comprise fifteen episodes. The […]