NENT Studios U.K. Picks Up Worldwide Rights to New Zealand Fantasy Series ‘The Dead Lands’

Distributor NENT Studios U.K., formerly DRG, has made its first drama acquisition since rebranding, picking up New Zealand fantasy action-adventure series “The Dead Lands.” NENT Studios U.K. acquired the rights to the eight-hour series from New Zealand producer GFC Films, … Read more…

Creative Industries Can’t Be Forgotten as U.K. Government Tries to Ease Lockdown (Guest Column)

Philippa Childs, head of U.K. entertainment union Bectu, warns that creative workers who are still not covered by coronavirus relief schemes can’t be forgotten as the government deliberates how to bring industries out of lockdown. I can only imagine how … Read more…

U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson Returns to Work Three Weeks After Being Hospitalized With Coronavirus

U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson has returned to work at Downing Street, three weeks after being admitted to hospital with coronavirus. Johnson gave a briefing from outside Downing Street to mark his return on Monday morning, apologizing for “being away … Read more…

‘His Dark Materials’ Costumers Make Scrubs for U.K. Medics Fighting Coronavirus

Costumers behind the Bad Wolf-produced HBO and BBC fantasy series “His Dark Materials” have united to make scrubs for medical staff fighting the coronavirus pandemic in the U.K. The initiative, titled “Helping Dress Medics,” brings together a number of staff … Read more…

U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson Remains Working From Home After Testing Positive for Coronavirus

The 55-year-old politician announces via Twitter that he took the test for COVID-19 after showing symptoms which include ‘a temperature and a persistent cough,’ assuring everyone that he can ‘continue to lead the national fight back against coronavir Aceshowbiz.com – … Read more…

Even while canceling mass gatherings, the U.K. is still aiming for deliberate ‘herd immunity’

Subscribe to Fortune’s Outbreak newsletter for a daily roundup of stories on the coronavirus outbreak and its impact on global business. The U.K. will cancel mass gatherings beginning next weekend, The Guardian newspaper reported Friday night, after a wave of high-profile cancellations … Read more…

Queen Elizabeth Requests Meghan, Harry & Baby Archie’s Return To U.K. For Royal Event | PeopleTV

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