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NBCU to Air New Procedural Drama The Murders Across Europe, Africa


NBCUniversal International Networks has picked up the procedural drama The Murders, which stars Jessica Lucas (Gotham), to air in Europe and Africa.

A Muse Entertainment original series in association with CityTV, the 8×1-hour series was created by Damon Vignale (Motive, Blackstone). The procedural will premiere from mid-2019 in the U.K. and Africa on Universal TV and on 13th Street in France, Spain, Germany and Poland.

About Premium Content is overseeing international sales.

The Murders’ compelling themes and creative storytelling makes it an ideal fit for our international channel brands,” commented Steve Patscheck, executive VP of global programming for NBCUniversal International Networks. “A gritty, character-driven crime drama, this series is yet another example of our commitment to curating high-quality shows for our suite of channel brands. We look forward to sharing this fast-paced series with audiences in Europe and Africa.”

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