The Returned

A&E puts Returned remake into development

US cable channel A&E has put a US version of French drama The Returned (Les Revenants) into development with FremantleMedia North America. The original series will be a coproduction between A+E Studios and FMNA in association with France’s Haut et Court TV and will rework the French series from Fabrice Gobert that was also produced […]

English-language broadcasters buy French drama The Returned

Broadcasters in Australia and Canada have acquired French-language drama series The Returned. The show is produced by Haut & Cort for French premium pay broadcaster Canal+ and is distributed by Zodiak Rights. In Canada Bell Media has picked up rights and in Australia, public broadcaster SBS has acquired the show. Bell will show it on […]

Sundance Channel buys French zombie drama for US

Sundance Channel in the US has acquired French supernatural drama The Returned from its new Stateside distributor Music Box Films. The zombie-themed series (aka Rebound) performed well on Canal+ in France and Channel 4 in the UK and will now debut in the US on Halloween (October 31) at 9pm on AMC Networks-owned Sundance. The […]