PBS also announced that it had acquired the third season of BBC Worldwide's "Call the Midwife," as well as the first season of British drama "Last Tango in Halifax," starring Derek Jacobi.
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“Deadwood” star Ian McShane has signed on to star opposite Rene Zellweger in “Case 39″ for Paramount Pictures. Penned by Ray Wright, story centers on a social worker (Zellweger) who saves an abused…