Torchwood fans rejoice! The Starz Network issued a press release today stating that they have aquired the US rights to Torchwood! The show will be a co-production between Starz, BBC Cymru Wales and BBC Worldwide, and will be distributed by BBC Worldwide outside the US.
Here’s what we currently know in a nutshell:
- The show will air in Summer 2011
- The show will be 10 episodes
- Both John Barrowman (Capt. Jack Harkness) and Eve Myles (Gwen Cooper) will be on the show, with “Additional key cast, reflecting the more international scope of the series” to be announced soon
- Russell T Davies will be the showrunner, with Davies and BBC Worldwide Productions’ Julie Gardner as executive producers.