Super Channel acquires 'Rizzoli & Isles' for fall
Detective series to debut Oct. 5 on Canadian pay TV serviceTORONTO -- Canadian pay TV service Super Channel has acquired the TNT drama "Rizzoli & Isles" for its fall schedule.
The series, U.S. cable's No. 1 new show year-to-date, stars Angie Harmon as a Boston homicide detective and Sasha Alexander as a chief medical examiner.
"Rizzoli," based on the Tess Gerritsen book series, will debut on Super Channel on October 5.
That follows a pick-up by Super Channel of the Showtime dramedy "The Big C," also for its fall 2010 campaign.