BBC America orders eight-part series
Phil McIntyre Television to produce
Short Form Film lands 10-part kids’ show
Green Door prepares week-long event
BBC2 plots social experiment
Boundless secures extended second run
Cop drama to air on Sunday evening
Avanti and Nine Lives win competitive tender
Panda Television scores Saturday show
BBC1 plans second series
Windfall secures second series
Susanne Bier reveals script is being developed
Sally Wainwright reps 19th century love story
Lucy Worsley to front two-part doc
Kudos to produce Westminster drama
Studio Lambert format returns for second series
Broadcaster orders three docs
BBC2 order four-part WW2 series
Bake Off winner scores BBC2 series
David Young preps Letterbox
David Attenborough to present
Kit Harington to front Kudos drama
1212 Prods lands three-part music series
Bain, Morris & Beesley prep Ill Behaviour
Drama chief Piers Wenger has made his first major commission since joining the BBC – ordering an Ian McEwan adaptation from Benedict Cumberbatch’s Sunnymarch TV.
BBC2 channel editor Patrick Holland has recommissioned Label 1’s NHS documentary Hospital for a further two series.
BBC2 is to dramatise the real-life testimony of gay men who suffered under the draconian legal system of the 1950s.
Radio 1 has ordered a Valentine’s Day-themed series hosted by DJ Alice Levine for its iPlayer channel.
Only The Best Productions, the indie established by former BT Sport executive Grant Best, has scored a BBC1 documentary in which Rio Ferdinand will explore grief.
The live stage show of Phoebe Waller-Bridge’s dysfunctional comedy Fleabag is being lined up to air on the BBC.
Cactus TV has retained the £5m contract to produce BBC weekend cooking format Saturday Kitchen.
The BBC tendering process is in the spotlight after BBC Studios fought off competition from more than a dozen indies to win the first competitive pitch to make A Question Of Sport.
ITV is eyeing “marmite” daytime formats that can move into primetime, while the BBC is searching for diverse, live series that appeal to the whole country, as both broadcasters freshen up their daytime schedules.
BBC iPlayer has commissioned a vegan docu-drama written and directed by stand-up comedian Simon Amstell.
BBC Studios has won the £4m tender to make A Question of Sport – the first show to be put up for grabs after the broadcaster scrapped its in-house guarantee.
Ginger Spice Geri Horner is to feature in an Outline Productions documentary as part of the BBC’s My Generation strand.
Dot To Dot Productions is producing an animated dinosaur pre-school series featuring Kathy Burke, Sarah Lancashire and Andrew Scott for CBeebies.
Dragonfly is to explore the persecution of people with albinism in East Africa in a one-off special for This World.
BBC Studios is adapting Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman novel Good Omens for Amazon and BBC2.
BBC2’s Inside No. 9 is to return for a fourth series – and creators Steve Pemberton and Reece Shearsmith are promising a lighter tone to the black comedy.
Blink Films has landed a one-off BBC1 documentary exploring the physiological effects of stress as part of a season of mental health programming to play across the BBC this spring.
BBC1 is hoping to repeat the success of The Night Manager after ordering an adaptation of John le Carré’s The Spy Who Came in From the Cold.
Factual indie Curve Media has marked its second anniversary with a raft of commissions across the BBC and Channel 4 and is on the cusp of winning a major ITV primetime pilot.
CBBC has ordered a car transformation series fronted by two YouTube stars from Endemol Shine North following a successful pilot.
Brendan O’Carroll’s indie BocPix has teamed up with Hungry Bear Media on a Mrs Brown’s Boys spin-off for Saturday nights on BBC1.
The failed assassination of Donald Trump is to be the subject of a BBC3 documentary, released on the day of the incoming president’s inauguration.
Comedian Luisa Omielan is bringing her stand-up special What Would Beyoncé Do?! to BBC3.
Tuesday’s Child has landed its first peak-time BBC1 show – a Saturday night music format inspired by the hit film Pitch Perfect.
Barcroft Productions will uncover the mysteries surrounding the mass extinction of the dinosaurs in its first commission for BBC2.
Former Indus Films creative director Steve Robinson has launched factual indie Folk Films as he embarks on his latest travelogue with Sue Perkins for BBC1.
Electric Ray has scored a BBC1 Saturday evening pilot for animated sketch show Doodlebugs.
The BBC is to diversify Horizon with hybrid drama-docs and interactive play-along formats, after opening up the science strand to indies.
Michael Buerk will explore a range of royal recipes made by celebrity chefs in a 15-part BBC daytime commission for Spun Gold.
BBC controller of factual commissioning Alison Kirkham has called for ‘big, noisy’ popular factual formats ahead of the arrival of former Channel 4 commissioner David Brindley.
BBC1 has ordered a six-part series of Johnny Vegas’ Home From Home, following a successful pilot as part of its sitcom season.
Refugees and migrants will once again film their own journeys across Europe for a second series of Keo Films-produced BBC2 Exodus.
BBC Wales head of development Nick Andrews has been appointed head of commissioning across the regional division’s television, iPlayer and interactive platforms.
BBC1 has swiftly recommissioned “a bigger and better” series of Michael McIntyre’s Big Show after the opening episode of the second run.
BBC1 has committed to a bumper, three series order of Call The Midwife, worth around £30m.
Gary Lineker’s indie is to go behind the scenes at Premier League football club Watford FC for BBC3.