‘Peaky Blinders’ creator Steven Knight inks Kudos first-look deal, sets new BBC drama

Banijay-owned UK prodco Kudos has signed a first-look deal with Steven Knight, the creator of Peaky Blinders and the firm’s upcoming wartime series SAS: Rogue Heroes. Under the agreement, Deadwater Fell and Grantchester producer Kudos gets the first look on future UK based projects originated by Knight. Local pubcaster the BBC has already ordered six-part […]

Canal+ acquires Steven Knight’s wartime drama ‘Rogue Heroes’

France’s Canal+ has acquired six-part wartime drama Rogue Heroes, from distributor Banijay Rights. The series will be broadcast on Canal+ in France and for all Canal+ territories around the world in late 2022. The agreement, which was struck at MIPTV this week, follows MGM-owned network Epix’s acquisition of the drama for the US in November […]

Epix picks up UK drama ‘SAS: Rogue Heroes’ from ‘Peaky Blinders’ scribe Steven Knight

MGM-owned US network Epix has acquired six-part wartime drama SAS: Rogue Heroes, in the first international deal for the show from distributor Banijay Rights. Produced by Banijay UK label Kudos and Peaky Blinders creator Steven Knight’s indie Nebulastar for UK pubcaster the BBC, the series is a dramatised account of how British special forces unit, […]