A light-hearted insight into the world of shipping, following some of the UK’s most colourful transporters as they deliver “gob-smacking and sometimes seemingly un-shippable loads".
|Shed of the Year||Factual - Ent||Channel 4||Plum Pictures (Hat Trick)|
|Shetland (series 2)||Drama||BBC1||ITV Studios|
|Random Acts TV||Arts||Channel 4||Channel 4, -|
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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Channel 4 has commissioned a full series of Shipping Wars - a UK version of A&E Television Networks’ logistics documentary.
Paul Whitehouse is preparing to adapt his BBC Radio 4 comedy Nurse into a four-part BBC2 sitcom.
BBC2’s police corruption thriller Line of Duty is to return for two more series, while The Wrong Mans has also been recommissioned.
|Britain’s Crime Capitals||Channel 5||14 April 2014|
|Life and Death Row||BBC3||17 April 2014|
|Monty Don's Real Craft||More4||14 April 2014|
|Party House||Channel 4||16 April 2014|
|Protecting Our Parents||BBC2||17 April 2014|
|Restaurant Wars: The Battle for Manchester||BBC2||14 April 2014|
|The Guess List||BBC1||12 April 2014|