TNT, a division of Turner, will collaborate with Channel 4 on Foreign Bodies, a comedic drama about a group of young British and American adults traveling across China, Malaysia, Thailand and Vietnam. The two companies have ordered eight episodes of the series from Eleven and Entertainment One (eOne). Foreign Bodies is scheduled to launch on E4 in early 2017, followed later in the year by its U.S. debut on TNT. Jonathan van Tulleken (Off Season,Movie 43, Misfits) has signed on to direct the first block of episodes. eOne controls worldwide rights to the series outside of the U.K.