Sky and FX agree comedy pact

Sky and FX Networks have announced plans to team up and develop new comedy aimed at audiences in the US and UK. The two-year deal will see the firms co-fund and co-develop new, post-watershed, half-hour scripted comedy. The firms said that the co-development deal will “involve the very best on- and off-screen talent from both […]

Sky unveils autumn schedule

British pay TV broadcaster Sky 1 has unveiled its autumn schedule with a number of new comedies, factual entertainment series and two new dramas. The News Corp-backed broadcaster has commissioned The Smoke, a 8x1hour drama from Kudos Film and TV, written by Skins‘ Lucy Kirkwood and centring around the crew of a London firestation. It […]