ITV Studios (formerly ITV Productions and originally Granada Productions, the in-house production arm of Granada Television) is a television production company owned by the British television broadcaster ITV plc which produces Beowulf: Return to the Shieldlands.
ITV plc is a British media company that holds 13 of the 15 regional television licences that make up the ITV network, the oldest and largest commercial terrestrial television network in the United Kingdom.
ITV, formerly officially known as and still commonly refered to as ITV1 to distinguish it from the network of the same name, is the first ITV channel in the United Kingdom on which Beowulf: Return to the Shieldlands was broadcast.
ITV HD is the high-definition simulcast of ITV, broadcasting its programming in high-definition.
ITV +1 is the one-hour timeshift channel of ITV, broadcasting its programming with a delay of one hour.
ITV2 HD is the high-definition simulcast of ITV2, broadcasting its programming in high-definition.
ITV2 +1 is the one-hour timeshift channel of ITV2, broadcasting its programming with a delay of one hour.
ITV Nightscreen is a scheduled programme on the ITV network, consisting of a sequence of animated pages of information about ITV's upcoming programmes with an easy listening music soundtrack; as such, Beowulf: Return to the Shieldlands was promoted on Nightscreen during its broadcast run. This led to its imagery being seen even on ITV channels on which it was not broadcast:
ITV Hub (formerly ITV Player) is an online video on demand service accessible though the main ITV website itv.com. In addition to hosting episodes of Beowulf: Return to the Shieldlands for 30 days following their original television broadcast on ITV, it premiered the first episode temporarily on 23rd December 2015.