BSKYB to Air Cult Hit ‘Farscape’ | License Global

BSKYB to Air Cult Hit ‘Farscape’

The Jim Henson Company announced that it has sold the entire series of its cult sci-fi show “Farscape” to the U.K.’s BSKYB for broadcast on PICK.

The series, which aired four seasons from 1999-2004 will begin broadcasting on PICK April 21, as it celebrates its 15th anniversary.

“’Farscape’ has an incredible level of brand equity with people around the globe, and the fan base continues to grow with each new generation of young viewers embracing the amazing stories and engaging characters,” says Richard Goldsmith, executive vice president, global distribution, The Jim Henson Company. “The timing of BSKYB’s broadcast is perfect to celebrate the series 15th anniversary.”