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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 […]

WGN America lands first unscripted originals

US network WGN America has commissioned its first unscripted original programmes. Docu-drama Outlaw Country comes from Bischoff Herney Entertainment, while docu-series Wrestling with Death comes from ITV Studios-owned Leftfield Pictures. Outlaw Country promises “an unprecedented look at crime” after producers gained full access to a law enforcement agency and a suspected crime family from Buckner, […]

WGN America orders Ten Commandments original series

US cable channel WGN America has ordered 10-part scripted drama Ten Commandments from the Weinstein Company. Running for 10 nights, each episode of the series will see a different modern interpretation of a Commandment from an A-list director. Wes Craven, Michael Cera, Lee Daniels, Jim Sheridan and Gus Van Sant are committed to directing an […]

WGN America goes to Manhattan for second original

US station WGN America has ordered its second original drama, a 13-part about the scientists racing to create the first atomic bomb that has The West Wing exec producer Thomas Schlamme attached. Manhattan is written and created by Sam Shaw (Masters of Sex), who will exec produce alongside David Ellison, Dana Goldberg, Marcy Ross and […]