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Yellowstone Gets HD Greenlight

Two-and-a-half years after it launched in the US, ranching drama hit Yellowstone at last has been picked up for broadcast here. It will premiere next month on SoHo, nearly three months after seasons one and two were released on DVD. There’s more good news for those who want to view this Kevin Costner series in […]

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New to Rialto in December

The latest 35 Days instalment starts a six-week run tonight on Sky’s Rialto channel. As with it so predecessors, series five of the Welsh whodunit opens with a murder, in this case, at a wedding, then rewinds 35 days to reveal the killer. “It begins as a whodunnit – right off the bat, actually – […]

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It’s a Wonderful Christmas Movie in HD

Next month Sky will screen for the first time in HD the 1946 Christmas classic, It’s a Wonderful Life. The Frank Capra favourite will air on a pop-up channel devoted to Christmas-themed movies. You can buy the movie on DVD here but not on Blu-ray or 4K-UHD — despite it being for sale on both […]

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New to SoHo in December

Black Narcissus, a three-part BBC drama about young nuns trying to set up a mission in the Himalayas, will premiere next month on SoHo. Reviews were mixed for the adaptation of the Rumer Godden novel, which stars Gemma Arterton, Alessandor Nivola and Aisling Franciosi. “From its slick marketing materials, one might expect a scary thriller […]

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New to Sky Movies in December

Sky Movies Premiere The Peanut Butter Falcon Bombshell Queen & Slim Jay & Silent Bob Reboot Richard Jewell Mary I Still Believe Underwater The Way Back The Call of the Wild The Invisible Man We Summon the Darkness Sky Movies Extra Florianópolis Dream Safe Spaces  In My Blood It Runs Countdown A Bump Along The […]

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Hot Off the Press Release: Sky Reports Satellite and Streaming Growth

Sky TV is forecasting sunnier times based on six consecutive months of growth in satellite customers, a jump in streaming revenue because of the expanded Neon service, cost savings and a decline in churn. Here’s the media release: Sky increases guidance after continued better-than-expected performance Following the recent completion and board discussion of a detailed […]

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Sky Sport Update: Masters to Drive Four Channels

Sky Sport is dedicating four HD channels to this weekend’s coverage of The Masters. The first three rounds will screen from 7am, Friday-Sunday, and the fourth from 4am Monday, on Sky Sport 6. There also will be coverage of the feature groups on SS9, Amen Corner on SS8, and the 15th and 16th holes on […]

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New to Sky Box Sets in December

Taken Down, a six-part crime drama about the murder of a Nigerian refugee near a Dublin slum house, is among the December premieres on Sky Box Sets. It first screened on the Rialto Channel. Also new next month to SBS will be the comedies Avenue 5 and Work in Progress. Screening in order of their […]

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New to SoHo in November

HBO’s newest drama series Industry will screen exclusively on SoHo from November 12 (8.30 Thursdays). It follows a group of young graduates competing for a limited set of permanent positions at a top investment bank in London. But the boundaries between colleague, friend, lover, and enemy soon blur as they immerse themselves in a company […]

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New to Sky Box Sets in November

Season one of the outstanding Rialto Channel whodunit, Blood, makes its Sky Box Sets debut in November, along with S1 of Mystery Road and Fosse/Verdon. The channel also will re-run Dexter ahead of the first new season in eight years — or the show’s “second finale” — premiering next year. Screening in order of their nightly […]

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