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Simon Allen’s THE WATCH arrives on BBC iPlayer

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Off the back of a very successful launch in the United States on BBC America, Simon Allen‘s sci-fi series THE WATCH will premiere on BBC iPlayer in the UK on Thursday 1st of July 2021 and will be broadcast on BBC Two at a later date. Described by the LA times ‘as colourful, energetic treat’, the comedy, fantasy series is based on the works by the late Terry Pratchett is set to arrive in the United Kingdom next Thursday and will available to stream.

Sue Deeks, Head of Programme Acquisition, BBC, says: “The Watch may have a dystopian setting but it is a really fun, energetic and enjoyable watch – full of thrills, humour and memorable characters.”

Agency client Simon Allen, Lead Writer and Executive Producer, says: “We had so much fun making this weird, wild ride of show with such an exceptional cast and dedicated crew. We can’t wait for UK audiences to join our adorable gang on their adventures!”

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Published: 24th June 2021