Press Releases

February 14, 2018

Explore the Oceans’ Depths in the Highest Resolut...

“…even if you are braced for a glorious production, ‘Blue Planet II’ is likely to take your breath away.” “‘Blue Planet II’ is jaw-dropping.” – Variety “Nature documentary filmmak...
February 14, 2018

BritBox Launches in Canada...

New Streaming Service BritBox Offers Canadians Access to Largest Collection of British Content Exclusive Canada Premieres Include Compelling Dramas Five By Five, Produced by an...
February 12, 2018

Say Farewell to the Twelfth Doctor With New Releases Fr...

DOCTOR WHO: TWICE UPON A TIME & DOCTOR WHO: THE COMPLETE PETER CAPALDI YEARS AVAILABLE FEBRUARY 13, 2018 New York - February 12, 2018 – On February 13, 2018 celebrate the e...
February 9, 2018

BBC Worldwide Latin America Inks First Format Deal in U...

Based on the UK format Great Britons, El Gran Uruguayo will air on Canal 10, the country’s largest free-to-air broadcaster  9th February 2018-– BBC Worldwide, the commercial arm o...
January 24, 2018

Anchor Worldwide Announces New Production Arm – A...

Los Angeles, CA (January 24, 2018) - Anchor Worldwide, the global creative agency with offices across three continents, today announced the launch of its Los Angeles-based entertai...
January 22, 2018

Nearly 3 Million “Gather Together” for the ...

Most-Watched Nature Program On Ad-Supported TV In Nearly Eight Years, Five-Network Simulcast Delivers 2.95 Million Viewers, Up 45 Percent Over Last Year’s Planet Earth II Premiere ...
January 17, 2018

PBS Announces Liev Schreiber as Narrator of CIVILIZATIO...

PBS Confirms Episode Rollout for April – May A PBS and BBC Co-Production, New Series Examines Human Creativity Across Cultures PASADENA, CA, January 17, 2018 – Today at the Telev...
January 12, 2018

2017 Marks BBC AMERICA’s Most-Watched Year Ever...

Network Establishes Industry Record With Thirteen Consecutive Years of Audience Growth Becomes Top 10 Fastest-Growing Entertainment Network of 2017 with Double-Digit Increases in ...
January 12, 2018

BBC AMERICA Announces Premiere Date and Reveals First L...

New thriller starring Sandra Oh and Jodie Comer and penned by Fleabag creator Phoebe Waller-Bridge premieres Sunday, April 8 TCA – Pasadena, CA – January 12, 2018 – BBC AMERICA’s ...
January 11, 2018

BritBox Unveils Ambitious 2018 Slate Featuring Launch o...

Streaming Service from Biggest UK Broadcasters BBC Worldwide and ITV Continues to Expand Its Diverse Roster of the Hottest British Programs, Bringing Shows Such as “Mum” Starring L...
January 11, 2018

The Bletchley Circle Set to Return Stateside...

Rachael Stirling and Julie Graham Reprise Their Roles in BritBox’s First Original Drama Series New York, NY – January 11, 2018 - BritBox, the joint venture streaming service in t...
January 11, 2018

Idris Elba Begins Filming in London on BBC AMERICA̵...

New York – January 11, 2018 – The Golden Globe and SAG-Award-winning actor, Idris Elba (Molly’s Game, Thor: Ragnarok, The Dark Tower), returns to his iconic role as DI John Luther ...

About BBC Worldwide North America

BBC Worldwide North America is the main commercial arm and wholly-owned subsidiary of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) operating in the U.S. and Canada. The company exists to maximize the value of the BBC’s assets for the benefit of the UK license payer and invests in public service programming in return for rights. The company operates four businesses in the territory – linear and digital content sales and co-productions, consumer products, BBC.com, and two studios based in Los Angeles – BBC Worldwide Productions, responsible for the smash hit Dancing with the Stars and the limited series The Night Of; and Adjacent Productions, producers of Life Below Zero and Ladies of London, among others. The company also owns a 50.1% share in cable channel BBC AMERICA through a joint venture with AMC Networks.