Recently added to Amazon’s Prime Instant Video streaming service, Black Sails is a prequel to Treasure Island which originally aired on the US cable channel Starz.
Amazon has struck a deal with BBC Worldwide, the broadcaster’s commercial arm, to add Sherlock, Doctor Who, The Office and Call The Midwife to its Prime Instant Video streaming service.
Amazon has bought exclusive rights to the Michael Bay-backed pirate drama Black Sails for its Prime Instant Video service – formerly LoveFilm. The series, produced for US network STARZ, is a prequel to Robert Louis Stevenson’s Treasure Island/
Amazon has struck a deal to revive axed BBC One drama Ripper Street. The third series will be available to subscribers of its Prime Instant Video service – formerly Lovefilm – before being broadcast on BBC One.