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Content 20 MAR 2023

UKTV hires Jason Dawson as Commissioning Executive

20 MAR 2023
UKTV has appointed Jason Dawson as Commissioning Executive to help grow the multichannel broadcaster's comedy entertainment slate.

Content 30 NOV 2022

UKTV acquires season five of Beta’s “Hudson & Rex”

30 NOV 2022
Produced by Shaftesbury, Pope Productions and Beta Film for Rogers Sport & Media / Citytv, the title's previous seasons were acquired by AXN for 30 territories.

Content 15 AUG 2022

Beyond Rights secures various deals for its Spring and Summer content slate

15 AUG 2022
"End of the Rope" was pre-sold to UKTV, "Santa Claus the Serial Kill" was acquired as a pre-sale by Nordic Entertainment Group for Viaplay in the Nordic region, the Baltics, Poland and Benelux, and UR Sweden acquired "Underground Railway" and "Trains at War," among other deals.

Content 2 MAY 2022

Broadcasters form collaboration to target UK-based production management skills gaps

2 MAY 2022
BBC, Channel 4, Paramount and UKTV will invest £1m as they work to lessen the short-term strain in production management in the country.

Content 6 AUG 2021

Rochelle Humes enters the world of interior design for new W series

6 AUG 2021
UKTV announced the commission of “Rochelle Humes: Interior Designer in the Making” for its premium entertainment channel, W.