BBC Worldwide and ELTA TV kicked off 2015 by announcing a deal that will see the largest volume of UK content available in Taiwan. The deal includes channels, programme sales and VOD for BBC’s factual, lifestyle, light entertainment, news and current affairs content across multiple platforms in Taiwan.
The highly-anticipated, 6-part TV adaption of Hilary Mantel’s Booker Prize-winning novels Wolf Hall and its sequel, Bring Up The Bodies will be premiering in Australia on BBC First in the first half of 2015.
Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond & James May mark season launch of Top Gear with a one-off live fan event
An Evening with Top Gear streamed globally on YouTube
In addition to holding a global launch event for the new series this Sunday in London with Clarkson, Hammond and May, Top Gear is also announcing another first that will see January 25th’s opening episode of Series 22 on BBC Two broadcast simultaneously in over 50 countries across Australia, Africa and the Middle East at the same time as the UK.
For the first time, viewers in Asia will be able to watch the new series of Top Gear on the same day as it is telecast in the UK. The latest season of Top Gear will premiere on BBC Knowledge on Monday night at 9pm SIN/HK/TW.
For the first time, South African viewers will be able to watch the new series of Top Gear on BBC Entertainment within minutes of it airing in the UK. The latest season of Top Gear will premiere at 20:00 on January 25.
Attention parents. This Australia Day your kids will be kept entertained for hours with EMMY Award-winning eco-hit dirtgirlworld, airing for the first time on Foxtel’s kids channel CBeebies in a special back-to-back marathon on January 26 from 9am to 4pm.
Doctor Who: Last Christmas Delivers Over 2.3 Million Viewers on Christmas Day. Peter Capaldi’s first season saw the Doctor coming face-to-face with Missy, AKA The Master, and teaming up with Santa in the scary festive special.
BBC Worldwide today announced that Top Gear: The Perfect Road Trip 2 has topped the Christmas DVD charts to become the best-selling new release TV title for Christmas 2014*, repeating the success of 2013’s Top Gear: The Perfect Roadtrip.
Destroy caravans whilst mastering the World Famous Top Gear Test Track in a brand new parking game.
BBC Worldwide has appointed Jon Farrar as SVP for Global Programming and Acquisitions, a new role that will see him support the company’s continued genre channel launch plans around the world.
BBC Worldwide announced today sales for the TV rights to air the inaugural BBC Music Awards to DR in Denmark, Space Shower in Japan and RTE in Ireland.
Patagonia Special to broadcast on BBC Knowledge at the same time as it airs in the UK.
BBC Worldwide Australia and New Zealand has announced the first original format deal to come out of its partnership with FremantleMedia Australia (FMA), Rachel Khoo’s Kitchen Notebook Melbourne, which is being produced for SBS.
BBC Brit launch brings Polish viewers Top Gear S22 same day as the UK
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