HULU Acquires Rights To Irish Drama Love/Hate

HULU now own the rights to the first and second series of the drama and will broadcast to the wider American audience through its online video service.

HULU will launch the first two episodes of the first series of Love/Hate in the coming days and will release two subsequent episodes each week thereafter.

To date the first and second series of Love/Hate have also been broadcast in Scotland, Australia, New Zealand, Asia and the Middle East. Australia and South Korea have confirmed purchase of the third series.

The show depicts fictional characters in Dublin's criminal underworld, John Boy Power played by Aidan Gillen and Darren Treacy played by Robert Sheehan. The show also features actors Ruth Negga, Ruth Bradley, Killian Scott, and Chris Newman. It has been well received, and has won eight Irish Film & Television Awards, seven of them in 2012.


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