Paramount+ announces its UK launch date

The Star Trek franchise boldly goes to its new home. Thanks to Variety, we finally have a date for the rollout of Paramount+ in the UK and Ireland; the service launches on Wednesday, June the 22nd. Further international launches will follow, with South Korea in June and Italy, Germany, France and Austria throughout the latter … >

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The Time Traveler's Wife

The Time Traveler’s Wife – trailer for the new Steven Moffat show

The series, adapted from the award winning novel, comes to Sky and HBO this May.  Long awaited here at CultBox Towers, the first teaser trailer for The Time Traveler’s Wife is finally here. Starring Rose Leslie (Vigil) and Theo James (Sanditon), the show is a six-part adaptation of Audrey Niffenegger’s award-winning novel. It charts the … >

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The Lost Symbol – The Robert Langdon TV series comes to Sky (Updated)

Based on Dan Brown’s 2009 bestseller, the show stars Ashley Zukerman and Eddie Izzard.  Updated 25/01/21 According to a Deadline exclusive, Dan Brown’s The Lost Symbol will not be returning for second season with Peacock. The streaming network confirmed the news saying: “We were so proud to bring this action-packed mystery thriller to our members and enjoyed … >

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Return to Hogwarts – Sky to show Harry Potter 20th Anniversary special (updated)

The celebratory ‘making-of’ retrospective will air on New Years Day.  Twenty years on from Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone, a new retrospective special will reunite Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint and Emma Watson with director Chris Columbus. Promising a magical first-person journey through the franchise, the documentary will feature all-new in-depth interviews and cast conversations … >

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Sky begins rolling out Peacock content in the UK

Battlestar Galactica, Quantum Leap and Warehouse 13 all gain a new UK home.  While the Peacock brand name isn’t instantly recognisable to UK viewers, you’ve doubtless watched plenty of its shows. It’s the streaming brand name of the mighty NBCUniversal, whose logo has featured the multicoloured bird since the 1980s. Their new deal with Sky, … >

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Star Trek Prodigy announces further talent

Star Trek: Prodigy announces additional vocal talent at NYCC

The new animation adds some high profile voices to the season 1 cast, including another Voyager star Paramount+ revealed during the Star Trek: Prodigy New York Comic Con panel that Daveed Diggs (Hamilton), Jameela Jamil (The Good Place), Jason Alexander (Seinfeld) and Robert Beltran have joined the season one voice cast with recurring roles. Diggs … >

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Sky brings Paramount+ to Europe

Sky brings Paramount+ to Europe in a new multi-year deal

ViacomCBS multi-year deal with Sky brings Paramount+ to Europe Another day, another deal in the VOD (Video on Demand — see our guide) world, as Sky brings Paramount+ to its ever evolving portfolio. It looks like good news for everybody (there are details): more content for Sky, European market for Paramount and more content for customers. We’ll … >

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Max, Showcase and Peacock — changes at Sky

Max, Showcase and Peacock — recent changes at Sky explained

Max, Showcase and Peacock — three changes at Sky announced this week In a mix of channel realignment, name changing and content changing, Sky has tweaked and improved its channel content. We explain just what’s going on. Sky Max and Sky Showcase On Wednesday, Sky revealed two new/rebadged channels: Sky Max and Sky Showcase. These … >

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