International Netflix deals for BBC Worldwide

Netflix has acquired several of BBC Worldwide’s top titles for its new international services, TBI has learned. The US-listed streaming service recently launched in Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Luxembourg and Switzerland, giving it access to over 60 million more international homes. BBC Worldwide, the commercial arm of the UK public broadcaster, has sold series into […]

South Korean Three Musketeers series greenlit

South Korean pay TV channel TVN has ordered a new adaptation of Alexandre Dumas swashbuckler The Three Musketeers. Local producer and TVN owners CJ E&M will make the show, which has been greenlit for three twelve-episode seasons. It is in pre-production and, once filming commences, some of the series will be shot in China. The […]

BBC’s Musketeers swashbuckles into new territories

A raft of international broadcasters have acquired BBC drama swashbuckler Musketeers. The show launched this year on BBC One in the UK and is distributed by the pubcaster’s commercial arm, BBC Worldwide. It has shopped the ten-part series to German public broadcaster ARD and its Norwegian equivalent NRK. Swedish commercial broadcaster TV4 has also bought […]