News

UKTV’s British Ty Pennington series sells to ABC

UKTV lifestyle channel Home scored its highest ratings for the commissioned series Ty's Great British Adventure, produced by TPTV and Twofour Production. Now the series is headed across the pond to U.S. network ABC.
July 22, 2009

UKTV lifestyle channel Home scored its highest ratings for an original commission for Ty’s Great British Adventure, produced by TPTV and Twofour Production. Now the series is headed across the pond to U.S. network ABC. It will debut in the States on August 2, making the show UKTV’s first original commission to be bought by a U.S. net.

About The Author
Barry Walsh is editor and content director for realscreen, and has served as editor of the publication since 2009. With a career in entertainment media that spans two decades, prior to realscreen, he held the associate editor post for now defunct sister publication Boards, which focused on the advertising and commercial production industries. Before Boards, he served as editor of Canadian Music Network, a weekly music industry trade, and as music editor for HMV.com. As content director, he also oversees the development of content for the brand's market-leading events, the Realscreen Summit and Realscreen West, as well as new content initiatives.

Menu

Search