Richard Kingsbury

PBS UK picks up raft of docs for Autumn schedule

The UK version of US public broadcasting service PBS has acquired a raft of docs for its Autumn grid. PBS America, which is a pay TV channel in the UK, has acquired almost 90 hours of new programming in all. From PBSi, the distribution arm of parent broadcaster PBS, the UK channel has taken shows […]

PBS America makes first third-party programme acquisitions

The international PBS channel has acquired a raft of documentaries from distributor Off the Fence, marking its first major deal for programming from outside the core PBS catalogue. The shows will go out on PBS America, the UK version of the US not-for-profit channel, which is run as a joint venture between David Lyons and […]