Channel 4’s popular one-off drama ‘Britz’ two British-born Muslims has been acquired by cable channel BBC America.

The deal means, ‘Britz’ will be shown on US TV later this year.

The 2 x 120-minute miniseries, directed by Peter Kosminsky (The Government Inspector) and produced by Daybreak Pictures, was sold to BBC America by Channel 4 International.

‘Britz’ was shown on Channel 4 last October.