Universum Film secure the German release of BBC Earth films and SMG Pictures family feature documentary Earth: One Amazing Day
BBC Earth Films and SMG Pictures announced today that Universum Film have taken the German distribution rights to Earth: One Amazing Day (working title), the official sequel to Earth– the Movie (2007).
Iconic American actor Matt LeBlanc has today been revealed as one of the new presenters of the upcoming and eagerly awaited return of Top Gear - the planet's biggest motoring entertainment show. LeBlanc’s appointment marks the first time the show has ever had a non-British host in its 39-year history...
Showcase to welcome a range of great British stars including Chris Evans, James Norton, Keeley Hawes and Ben Miller
Digital content marketing really delivers for brands – BBC StoryWorks lifts the lid with new facial coding research
• Research used state of the art facial coding technology • 63% said content-led marketing is an innovative way for advertisers to reach audiences • Brand engagement and perception heightened by transparency, integration and a premium environment
BBC Worldwide announces a deal to bring the first local version of Tuesday’s Child’s “You’re Back in the Room” to Latin America through RCN Colombia
The format’s first local adaptation for Latin America is titled Hipnosis: Un Juego de la Mente. The show has also been produced locally in France, the Netherlands and Australia; it’s currently under production with Fox in the U.S., and has been optioned internationally to multiple territories including Belgium, Chile, Denmark, Germany, Italy, New Zealand, Norway, Peru, Portugal and Spain.
Following on from its UK ratings success in which it was crowned winner of British TV’s festive season with 11.6 million viewers on BBC One, BBC Worldwide can confirm that Sherlock: The Abominable Bride has enjoyed further success across the world including multi-million dollar box office triumphs in Asia.
One of the BBC’s most popular franchises comes to open TV in the South American country on Tuesday, January 12 as a Fox Telecolombia production Dancing with the Stars Colombia becomes BBC Worldwide’s first format to air daily in Latin American Prime Time
• *BBC First will have two hours of primetime programming subtitled in Arabic • BBC First will be home to premium content including Sherlock, Luther and EastEnders
France, Germany, Sweden and Denmark first to snap up classic detective series
Three months after its launch in Asia, BBC Earth has emerged number one among factual channels in Singapore in December 2015*
Drama fans have a lot to look forward to on BBC First next year as the channel unveils details of some of the big titles and stellar stars who will be hitting the screen in 2016.
BBC Worldwide announces TV air dates for the UK, America and Japan of “Daft Punk Unchained” - the definitive documentary on the world’s most secretive band
BBC Worldwide has today announced the independent documentary film Daft Punk Unchained will premiere in the UK on BBC Four in early 2016, in America on SHOWTIME® on December 10th 2015 at 9 PM and in Japan on WOWOW in February 2016.
Two new factual entertainment series Stupid Man Smart Phone and MotorHeads will be the first original commissions for the global network of BBC Brit channels.
Audiences across the country will see the Polish premiere in cinemas on January 7, 2016
Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain – 02 December 2015: Gulf Air, the national carrier of the Kingdom of Bahrain, is bringing the airline’s passengers a new entertainment experience, as it becomes the first airline in the Middle East to launch BBC Worldwide’s three newest genre brands onboard: BBC Brit, BBC Earth and BBC First.
1 December 2015: BBC Brit exclusively presents Top Gear: The Races, a brand new compilation series presented by Matt LeBlanc (Friends). Premiering on Wednesday 9th December at 20:00, the show highlights a selection of the greatest and most entertaining races from the past 13 years of the world’s biggest motoring show.
BBC Worldwide and Amazon Prime Video have greenlit Lookout Point’s period fashion drama, THE COLLECTION - an eight part series, set in the world of French haute couture just after the Second World War – which will launch exclusively in 2016 for Amazon Prime members in the UK. The series is created, written and executive produced by award-winning showrunner Oliver Goldstick (Ugly Betty, Lipstick Jungle, Pretty Little Liars).
Dot Dicks has risen to the occasion to be crowned the winner of BBC Lifestyle’s Great South African Bake Off...
Honyee Media’s Chinese version of BBC’s Top Gear has taken the world's most populous country by storm, with the first 5 episodes of the second season accumulating a combined audience of 217 million across TV and online.