Press Releases

September 14, 2017

Radiohead and Hans Zimmer Announce Unique Collaboration...

Special Collaboration to Air Across all Blue Ant Media Specialty Channels on September 27 Planet Earth: Blue Planet II to Premiere in Canada Exclusively on BBC Earth in Early 201...
September 14, 2017

Radiohead and Hans Zimmer Announce Unique Collaboration...

New York – September 14, 2017 – Radiohead, one of the world’s most acclaimed rock bands, and Hans Zimmer, one of the planet’s most successful movie and TV composers, are joining fo...
August 31, 2017

BBC Earth Films’ Earth: One Amazing Day Narrated By Rob...

The film will be released in the U.S. on October 6, 2017 TRAILER: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NJuuv7BTlQA (Los Angeles, August 31, 2017) – BBC Earth Films announced today t...
August 31, 2017

BBC Home Entertainment Presents The Twelfth Doctor̵...

Street Date: November 7, 2017 Suggested Retail Price: DVD $74.99 (U.S.), $84.99 (Canada) / BD $89.98 (U.S.), $109.50 (Canada) Length: Approx. 625 mins + bonus content / 5-disc se...
August 23, 2017

BBC AMERICA’s Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detect...

FIRST LOOK TRAILER RELEASED TODAY Trailer on YouTube Download photos here BBC AMERICA released today the first look trailer and photos, premiere date and new season two details ...
August 23, 2017

BBC AMERICA’s New Thriller Killing Eve Commences ...

Sandra Oh and Jodie Comer lead series penned by Phoebe Waller-Bridge and produced by Sid Gentle Films Ltd. Fiona Shaw, David Haig, Kim Bodnia, Darren Boyd, Sean Delaney, Kirby How...
August 17, 2017

Sean Bean, Idris Elba, James Nesbitt & Strictly Com...

New Dramas Broken, Five By Five Set for US Premieres Alongside New Seasons of Returning UK Favorites Red Dwarf and Cold Feet  Britain’s Biggest Reality Shows Strictly Come Dancin...
August 16, 2017

BBC Worldwide North America Announces Amazon Prime Vide...

New York, NY, August 16, 2017 – BBC Worldwide North America and Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) have added the newest drama from Peter Moffat (The Night Of), The Last Post, as an Amazon Orig...
August 10, 2017

Streaming Service BritBox Comes To Amazon Channels...

New York – August 10, 2017 BritBox, the subscription video-on-demand (SVOD) streaming service from BBC Worldwide, the commercial arm of the BBC, and ITV, the UK’s biggest commercia...
August 9, 2017

BBC AMERICA Co-Produces Landmark Short Film Series Quee...

Series to Premiere on October 14th at 10/9c Download Photos Here New York – August 9, 2017 – BBC AMERICA is co-producing Queers, an eight-part short film series in which eight ...
July 23, 2017

BBC AMERICA Releases World Premiere Videos For Doctor W...

Christmas Special Title and Cast Revealed Watch First-Look Teaser of the Doctor Who Christmas Special Here Watch Trailer of Peter Capaldi as the 12th Doctor Here San Diego – J...
July 20, 2017

BBC AMERICA Debuts Three-Part Documentary Wild West Sat...

Network to Present Extended Version Marathons of 10-Time Emmy-Nominated Series Planet Earth II, Emmy-Winning Series Planet Earth and Wild Alaska New York – July 20, 2017 – Canyonl...

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.