PBS gets Breathless

US public broadcaster PBS’s Masterpiece has signed a deal to coproduce forthcoming ITV drama Breathless.

PBS Masterpiece

PBS Masterpiece

The deal, completed by distributor ITV Studios Global Entertainment, sees PBS partner with the UK broadcaster on the 1960s-set medical drama.

It will follow the lives of doctors and nurses working in a London hospital who are driven by love, ambition and sex.

Breathless has been co-created and written by Paul Unwin. It is executive produced by Kate Bartlett for ITV Studios and Rebecca Eaton for Masterpiece with Paul Unwin.

Source: PBS / Futon Critic