Charlotte Moore and BBC drama controller Ben Stephenson have commissioned a second series of Red Production Company’s drama Happy Valley for next year.
|The Tribe (w/t)||Channel 4||Renegade Pictures|
|Opposite Number||Drama||Channel 4||Mammoth Screen|
|Boy Meets Girl||Drama||BBC2||Tiger Aspect (Endemol)|
In another bumper year for British distributors, revenues increased to £1.1bn, with figures for the five biggest players alone a combined 10% on last year. To see the full table for the Distributor Survey 2013, click here.
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ITV has given the greenlight to a third series of pensioner prank show Off Their Rockers.
BBC4 will head to Nashville for a Friday night country music season in partnership with BBC Radio 2.
Commissioning opportunities remain up for grabs as part of the BBC’s plans to commemorate World War I, with Great War Centenary controller Adrian Van Klaveren pinpointing specific battles as areas of interest.
|Dave World Cup Football Series||Dave||20 May 2014|
|Del Boys & Dealers||BBC1||21 May 2014|
|Four Rooms (series 4)||Channel 4||19 May 2014|
|French Collection||Channel 4||19 May 2014|
|From There to Here||BBC1||22 May 2014|
|Mr Sloane||Sky Atlantic||23 May 2014|
|Penny Dreadful||Sky Atlantic, Showtime (US)||20 May 2014|