From Patrick Munn of TVWise:
Spike UK Eyes â€˜Transporter: The Seriesâ€™, Canadian Drama â€™19-2â€²
Viacom has yet to launch Spike UK just yet, but the nascent channel has already set its sights on two new exclusive drama series.
TVWise understands that Spike UK is in talks with LagardÃ¨re EntertainmentÂ and Content Film & Television to acquire the exclusive first run UK broadcast rights to action seriesÂ Transporter: The SeriesÂ and Canadian cop drama 19-2, respectively. Per sources, the deals cover the first two seasons of both shows, which are expected to premiere on Spike UK later this year. Continue reading.