Showtime has opted to end the drama after four seasons, the period drama starring Michael Sheen and Lizzy Caplan wrapped in mid-November. The series from Michelle Ashford and based on Thomas Maier’s biography of sex researchers William Masters and Virginia Johnson ended with what actually makes a somewhat satisfying conclusion: Masters and Johnson getting married. 27 more words
Sony Pictures Television and Chinese online video platform iQIYI have entered a deal to co-produce a Mandarin-language version of Crackle series Chosen. The three-part adaptation will be produced by SPT’s Sydney-based Playmaker Media with support from Screen NSW for streaming in China. 207 more words
Sony Pictures Television is to co-produce a Mandarin-language version of U.S. TV series “Chosen” in partnership with Chinese video platform iQIYI.
The action thriller will be produced by SPT’s Playmaker Media with support from Australian regional fund Screen NSW. 186 more words
Sony Pictures Television has closed a clutch of offshore sales on its new time-travel drama Timeless including to the UK’s Channel 4, which will air it on E4. 607 more words
CANNES, France — Sony Pictures Television has sold time-travel drama “Timeless,” which debuted on NBC in the U.S. with 11.1 million viewers, to multiple international territories, including the U.K., China and Japan. 274 more words
CANNES, France — Set in the lap of luxury at the Halcyon Hotel in World War II-era London, Sony Pictures Television’s “The Halcyon” may prove catnip to some of the same audiences that warmed to “Downton Abbey” or, longer ago, “Upstairs, Downstairs.” 617 more words