Taboo Scores Global Slots


LOS ANGELES: Fresh off its premieres in the U.S. and U.K., the drama series Taboo has clinched broadcast deals with a wide range of partners, including FOX Networks Group Latin America.

The series, distributed by Sonar Entertainment, has also been picked up by HBO in Spain, Nordics and Eastern Europe, as well as AMC in Portugal, Digiturk in Turkey and Cosmote in Greece. The eight-episode historical drama is created by Steven Knight and stars Tom Hardy.

Taboo is one of the most anticipated series in the television market and for good reason,” said David Ellender, the president of global distribution and co-productions at Sonar Entertainment. “The story is spectacular, the performances are incredible and direction is unparalleled. Taboo is proof that great television knows no borders—audiences across the world will love this tremendous series.”