ITV-Backed Streamer Cirkus to Launch European Drama Service Kritic (Exclusive)

Published on Oct 12, 2019

ITV-Backed Streamer Cirkus to Launch European Drama Service Kritic (Exclusive)

Svod outfit Cirkus is expanding with Kritic, a new service programmed with premium non-English-language drama. The first launch will be in Sweden in December and feature big-ticket shows such as “Babylon Berlin” from Germany and “Gomorrah” from Italy.

Cirkus has established itself in the Nordics and German-speaking territories. Kritic will roll out in Sweden before hitting other markets. Another launch is expected in Scandinavia in early 2020. Non-English-language drama is in vogue, and Kritic becomes the third branded service in the Cirkus stable. It joins the original core Cirkus offering and the documentary programmed Curio.

The original Cirkus service, which has the best of British drama,

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Author: Stewart Clarke