Press Releases

April 17, 2019

BBC Studios Kicks Off the 2019 Doctor Who Fan Art Compe...

One Grand Prize Winner and Four Finalists to be Showcased at the BBC AMERICA Booth at San Diego Comic-Con July 2019 NEW YORK - April 17, 2019 – Calling all Whovians with an arti...
April 12, 2019

hoopla digital adds world-renowned BBC Studios programs...

Popular BBC TV shows, miniseries, and made-for-tv movies now available for digital rental on category-creating digital service for public libraries    HOLLAND, Ohio (April 12, 201...
April 11, 2019

Ovation Acquires Linear and Digital Rights to AMAZING H...

Ovation Also Acquires Linear Rights For Drama Series Maigret  Los Angeles, CA – April 11, 2019  Ovation, America’s only arts network, has acquired the U.S. broadcast rights for tw...
April 9, 2019

MotorTrend And BBC Studios Announce the Coproduction of...

--The All New TOP GEAR AMERICA (wt) Will Premiere Exclusively on MotorTrend’s SVOD Service, the MotorTrend App, This Fall-- --The MotorTrend App Will Have the Complete Collection ...
April 8, 2019

Discovery Channel Announces Slate of Programing Highlig...

Emmy®-Winner Ellen DeGeneres Executive Produces Special WILDLIFE WARRIORS (w/t) Emmy®-Winner Alastair Fothergill Executive Produces Series PERFECT PLANET (w/t) Andrew Murray is t...
April 8, 2019

BBC Studios Lands on Pluto TV in the U.S....

Internationally Renowned British Broadcaster Brings Nearly 1000 Episodes of BBC Original Programming and Classic Doctor Who and Antiques Road Show Signature Pop Up Channels To The ...
April 4, 2019

Lupita Nyong’o Set To Narrate Upcoming Discovery Series...

New Series From Emmy® Winners Simon Fuller and John Downer Set to Premiere Later This Year on Discovery Channel Los Angeles, CA – Academy Award-winning actress Lupita Nyong’o has ...
March 21, 2019

BBC Earth Canada Brings Viewers Stunning Four-Part Live...

The highly-anticipated live event airs during BBC Earth’s free preview Premieres Sunday, March 24 at 4:00 p.m. and repeats at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT Blue Planet Live is an exciting fo...
February 26, 2019

Emmy®-winning Sir David Attenborough Narrates BBC’s Lat...

FROM THE PRODUCERS OF PLANET EARTH II EMMY®-WINNING SIR DAVID ATTENBOROUGH NARRATES BBC’S LATEST WILDLIFE SERIES ON 4K BLU-RAY/ULTRA HD AND DVD DYNASTIES “Visually beautiful and...
February 19, 2019

BBC Studios Latin America Signs Its First Format Deal i...

Based on the popular British format Great Britons, Grandes Peruanos will air on public television on TV Perú and Canal IPe BBC Studios announced its first format deal in Peru, a b...
February 18, 2019

BBC Studios Announces Hans Zimmer and Bleeding Fingers ...

  Academy award-winner Hans Zimmer and Bleeding Fingers Music will compose the theme and  score respectively for BBC Planet’s latest landmark title, One Planet: Seven W...
February 13, 2019

Revisit Everyone’s Favorite Classic Era Doctor in Docto...

“It's hard to imagine another actor pulling this kind of capriciousness off as so much of Four is defined by Baker's iconic performance.” – Den of Geek “It is fair to say Tom Bake...

About BBC Studios – Americas

BBC Studios, a global content company with British creativity at its heart, is a commercial subsidiary of the BBC. Formed in April 2018 by the merger of BBC Worldwide and BBC Studios, it spans content financing, development, production, sales, branded services, and ancillaries. BBC Studios’ award-winning British programs are internationally recognized across a broad range of genres and specialties. It has offices in 22 markets globally, including six production bases in the UK, and a further seven wholly-owned and production partnerships internationally. The company, which makes over 2,500 hours of content a year, is a champion for British creativity around the world and a committed partner for the UK’s independent sector.

In the Americas, BBC Studios’ production unit in Los Angeles is responsible for ratings juggernaut Dancing with the Stars, critically-acclaimed The Night Of, and award-winning Life Below Zero, while local productions Dancing Brasil and Bake Off Brasil are breakout hits made in Brazil.The company manages joint venture relationships with AMC Networks for flagship channel BBC AMERICA (U.S.) – home of global brands Planet Earth IIBlue Planet IIDoctor Who, and Top Gear – and with ITV for SVoD service BritBox (U.S./Canada), as well as strategic partnerships in Canada with Blue Ant Media for BBC Earth Channel, Corus for BBC Canada, and Knowledge Network for BBC Kids.