U.S. Remakes

WATCH: TV Shows America Stole From Britain

From All in the Family to The Office, America has a lengthy history of borrowing and remaking TV series from our friends across the Atlantic. And that tradition continues.

Five British Game Shows The U.S. Should Remake

There’s a long-established tradition of cultural exchange between the U.K. and U.

The ‘Gossip Girl’-ification of MTV’s ‘Skins’: How America Regards the Working Class

In the past month, we’ve been looking at a remarkable British Invasion of America’s entertainment industry. Superman is now a Brit. American TV networks are gorging on British comedies and dramas.

WATCH: When David Brent Met Michael Scott: Gervais on ‘The Office’

It was blink-or-you-missed-it, but man was it classic: as previously reported, infamous Golden Globes host Ricky Gervais brought his David Brent from the original British comedy, The Office, to the NBC version last night (January 27). ...

‘Skins,’ ‘Being Human’ Remakes Score Record-Breaking Launches

Guess all of the promos worked: MTV’s Skins, the U.S. remake of the British teen drama seen on BBC America, has proven a huge ratings success for the channel.

Look Ahead at 2011: UK TV Series Receiving American Makeovers

Those bigwigs in Hollywood love their British telly. In a feverish race to provide fresh content to hungry American viewers, producers, writers, and executives maintain a watchful eye on the shows that are catching fire across the pond, ...

WATCH: Trailer for Syfy’s ‘Being Human’ Remake

Check out the newly released trailer for the U.S. version of Being Human, which premieres on Syfy in January.

Watch: Two New Trailers for History Channel’s ‘Top Gear’

There’s exactly one month before the History Channel premieres its U.S. version of BBC AMERICA’s Top Gear on Sunday, November 21st.

Video: Sneak Peek at U.S. ‘Top Gear’

The History Channel has posted a YouTube sneak peek of the U.S. Top Gear featuring hosts Adam Ferrara, Tanner Foust, and Rutledge Wood racing their favorite Lamborghinis.

BBC AMERICA’s The Inbetweeners Will Be Americanized

In addition to their remake of Skins, MTV is also making a U.S.