Press Releases

February 14, 2019

DISCOVERY CHANNEL ANNOUNCES NEW SERIES WITH EMMY®-WINNE...

Pasadena, CA - February 12, 2019 – Discovery Channel is set to premiere SERENGETI, a new innovative six-part series by American Idol creator Simon Fuller and multi-award-winning wi...
February 12, 2019

EXCITING NEW THIRTEENTH DOCTOR FIGURINE AND CLOTHING RA...

New York, NY – July 11, 2018 – BBC Studios today revealed the first look at the new toys and apparel for the upcoming season of Doctor Who, starring the first female Doctor, ahead ...
February 11, 2019

Blue Ant Media Greenlights Life Below Zero: Canada...

Canadian version of the hit series begins production with Saloon Media, in partnership with BBC Studios  Toronto, Canada (February 11, 2019) – Blue Ant Media, an international pro...
February 8, 2019

BBC AMERICA ANNOUNCES NEW INSTALLMENTS OF TWO OF THE MO...

  RETURN OF EMMY®-WINNING SERIES ARE PART OF BBC AMERICA’S COMMITMENT TO CONTINUING AS THE DEFINITIVE HOME OF NATURAL HISTORY PROGRAMMING IN THE U.S. FOR THE NEXT FIVE YEARS ...
February 6, 2019

MICROSOFT EDUCATION JOINS BBC LEARNING, ANGELINA JOLIE ...

PLANS INCLUDE LAUNCH OF MEDIA LITERACY AND JOURNALISM INITIATIVE IN CLASSROOMS AROUND THE WORLD January 25, 2019 New York, NY - BBC Learning, a division of BBC Studios, in pa...
February 6, 2019

Official Reveal of the New Sonic Screwdriver Fan Collec...

San Diego, California - Thursday, July 19, 2018: Today in Hall H at San Diego Comic-Con, the new Sonic Screwdriver Fan Collectible was revealed for the U.S. - a replica of what the...
February 6, 2019

EMMY NOMINATED KILLING EVE AND MORE COMING TO BLU-RAY A...

EMMY® NOMINATED SANDRA OH STARS IN THE CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED SERIES KILLING EVE: SEASON ONE  ON BLU-RAY AND DVD OCTOBER 9, 2018 FROM BBC STUDIOS   “Sandra Oh brings a funny, ...
February 6, 2019

BBC STUDIOS CONFIRMS JAMES WILDBORE AS SENIOR VICE PRES...

December 13, 2018 Miami, FL - BBC Studios has confirmed James Wildbore as Senior Vice President and General Manager of BBC Studios Latin America/U.S. Hispanic after having taken...
January 17, 2019

BritBox Surpasses Half Million Subscribers...

New York, NY – January 17, 2019 – BritBox, the subscription video-on-demand (SVoD) streaming service from BBC Studios, the commercial arm of the BBC, and ITV, the UK’s biggest comm...
October 7, 2018

Doctor Who Limited Edition Barbie® Revealed at NYCC...

BBC Studios and Mattel Announce Pre-Sale Begins Tonight At Midnight Hot Topic Is The Exclusive Retailer New York - October 7, 2018. BBC Studios and Mattel have partnered to rele...
July 3, 2018

Bake Off Argentina Cooks Up Ratings Success For Local T...

Turner Latin America production “Bake Off Argentina, El Gran Pastelero,” is the first Spanish-language version of the hit Love Productions reality format. Licensed by the distribut...
May 25, 2018

BBC AMERICA’s Breakout Drama Killing Eve Posts Un...

Only Scripted Series In More Than A Decade To Achieve Consecutive Ratings Growth Over Its First Seven Episodes In Both Adults 25-54 and 18-49 Demos Series Is A Top 5 Best Reviewed...

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.