BBC America Acquires ‘Battlestar Galactica'

Sci-Fi series will premiere June 18 at 7 p.m.

BBC America announced Thursday that it has acquired the science fiction series Battlestar Galactica.

agreement with NBCU Domestic TV Distribution is for the first four
seasons and a two-part miniseries. The show, which orginaly aired on the
Syfy network from 2003-2009, is an Emmy and Peabody award winner. Known
as a cult classic, Battlestar Galactica told the story of the last humans' search for a new home through space.

BBC America plans to air Battlestar Galactica as part of Supernatural Saturday lineup, premiering on June 18 at 7 p.m..