CBS Drama joins Waterloo Road

CBS Drama is going back to school.

The UK  network, part of the joint venture between Chello Zone and CBS Studios International, has acquired long-running UK series Waterloo Road following a deal with Warner Bros International Television Distribution.

Waterloo Road

Waterloo Road

Produced by Shed Productions (Bad Girls), the show revolves around the lives of the staff and pupils of a challenging comprehensive school.

Waterloo Road first aired on BBC One in 2006 and is now in its eighth season.

It will debut on CBS Drama in April.

This is the second acquisition this month for the network following its pick-up of US soap Knots Landing.

Source: CBS Drama