BritBox Steals March On SVOD Rivals With Vera Deal

The competition between U.S streaming services to acquire premium British dramas is heating up as BritBox, the streaming service set up by BBC Worldwide and ITV, nabbed the latest season of detective drama Vera away from rival Acorn TV.

EXCLUSIVE: The competition between U.S streaming services to acquire premium British dramas is heating up as BritBox, the streaming service set up by BBC Worldwide and ITV, poached the latest season of detective drama Vera away from rival Acorn TV.I hear that BritBox has picked up the eighth season of ITV Studios’ Brenda Blethyn-fronted mystery franchise and will launch it on 7 January, day-and-date with its UK release. Various seasons of Vera have previously aired on Netflix, Amazon and Hulu...
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