Press Releases

December 5, 2017

BBC Earth to Premiere the Worldwide Phenomenon Planet E...

Series to Launch Across Canada on BBC Earth, Cottage Life and T+E, Day-and-Date with the U.S. Premiere on Saturday, January 20 at 9 p.m. ET/PT @bbcearthCA To tweet this release: ...
December 5, 2017

Oceans Make Up 70 Percent of the Earth, 100 Percent of ...

BBC AMERICA Series Will Launch With A Five-Network Premiere Event On Saturday, January 20 at 9/8c  New Official US Exclusive Trailer Released Today – watch/download here New York...
October 26, 2017

BBC AMERICA to Premiere Lauded Documentary Bruce Spring...

WATCH AND SHARE SNEAK PEEK PREVIEW CLIP New York – October 26, 2017 – BBC AMERICA announced today the acquisition of lauded documentary Bruce Springsteen: In His Own Words.  Direc...
October 23, 2017

Meet the Cast of the All New Doctor Who Series...

New York – October 22, 2017 – When Jodie Whittaker takes over as the Thirteenth Doctor on BBC AMERICA’s global hit show Doctor Who next year, she will be joined by an all new regul...
October 18, 2017

BritBox Strikes Content Deal with FremantleMedia Intern...

QI, Escape to the Country, Merlin, and Against the Law Among Initial Titles from FremantleMedia International Joining Strong Roster of Existing BBC and ITV Programming New Deal R...
October 17, 2017

BBC Worldwide Brings its First Multiplatform Scripted F...

The local version of the show - Prova do Crime – will air in December as a segment of Rede Globo’s Fantástico, one of the country’s most popular weekly television news magazine sho...
October 9, 2017

“Dancing with the Stars: Live! – Light Up t...

All New Show to Feature “Dancing with the Stars” Season 25 Dancers Lindsay Arnold, Sharna Burgess, Artem Chigvintsev, Sasha Farber, Keo Motsepe, Gleb Savchenko, Emma Slater, and ...
October 5, 2017

Doctor Who Comes to the Big Screen With “Twice Upon a T...

Event to Include Exclusive Content Featuring Peter Capaldi and Steven Moffat DENVER – October 5, 2017 – Doctor Who fans are getting a special gift this Christmas from Fathom Eve...
September 22, 2017

BBC AMERICA’s Queers to Premiere Wednesday, Octob...

Eight-Part Short Film Series, Curated and Directed by Mark Gatiss, Stars Alan Cumming, Ben Wishaw, Among Other Award-Winning Actors  WATCH AND SHARE TRAILER  WATCH ALL EIGHT FILM...
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...

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.