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BBC Hit ‘Happy Valley’ Returning for Final Season, AMC Boards as U.S. Home

Sally Wainwright’s multi-BAFTA Award-winning BBC drama Happy Valley — which proved an early Brit hit for Netflix in the U.S. — is set to return. The gritty drama, once likened to a “British version of The Wire,” is set to film its third and final season in 2022, it has now been confirmed, with Sarah Lancashire set […]

Sarah Doole Named CEO at Studiocanal’s Red

Sarah Doole, former head of global drama at Fremantle, is the new CEO at Red Production Company, the Studiocanal-owned British TV outfit behind 'Years and Years,' 'Safe,' and 'Harlan Coben’s The Stranger.'

Critic’s Notebook: Where’s the Next Great Cop Show?

'The Wire' is still the greatest cop show ever — end of discussion. That said, there's a bunch of recent vintage crime series that deserve to be in the conversation, but let's get some more in the mix.

Canadian Screen Awards: Netflix’s ‘Anne With an E’ Leads Nominations

'Ava' and 'Never Steady, Never Still' nabbed the most nominations in film categories.

Netflix Orders Harlan Coben Drama Series From ‘Happy Valley’ Producers

'Safe' — a co-commission with the Canal+ Group in France — is set to star Michael C. Hall.

MIPTV: ‘Drive’ Writer and ‘McMafia’ Author on Teaming Up for BBC/AMC Series

James Norton stars in the BBC/AMC series, adapted from Misha Glenny’s best-selling book on international organized crime.

Russia’s Gazprom Media Launches Foreign Drama Channel

'Prey', 'Happy Valley' and 'Banished' will be among the first series aired on Kinoseria.

‘Carol’ and ‘Happy Valley’ Producers Teaming on ‘Portrait of a Lady’ TV Adaptation

StudioCanal will look after worldwide distribution of the adaptation of Henry James' 1881 novel.

‘Happy Valley’ Producer: TV Opening up to “Less Posh British Drama”

Wednesday sees Netflix launch the second season of the U.K. crime drama, described as the British version of 'The Wire.'

Entertainment One, Creative England Sign Global TV Drama Slate Deal

The fund will tap regional U.K. producers and production cash pools, with 'The Walking Dead' distributor handling worldwide sales.

MIPTV: FremantleMedia’s Cecile Frot-Coutaz and Electus’ Ben Silverman Among Medal of Honor Recipients

The conference also adds a drama program and 'Modern Family' co-creator Steven Levitan will give a keynote speech and masterclass.

In Theaters This Weekend: Reviews of ‘Hunger Games: Mockingjay’ and More

And see what THR's critics are saying about the Hugo Weaving crime film 'The Mule' and the Penn State abuse doc 'Happy Valley'