GRB Studios finalized a slew of global program deals with broadcasters from Europe, MENA, Africa, and APAC, all in time for MIPCOM.
In a Pan-African deal, Canal+ secured a trio of romances: Downsized, For the Love of Ruth, and The Summoning. For Africa, Angola, Cape Verde, and Mozambique, My Channel struck a deal for seasons two through eight of Untold Stories.
In Japan, Nippon TV picked up wildlife program When Fish Attack II.
In Europe, Discovery UK acquired Death Walker featuring Nick Groff for the U.K. and Ireland, while AETN UK picked up season 11 of On the Case. AMC Iberia snapped up season three of Auction Kings for Spain and Portugal. Also in Portugal, SIC obtained five titles: travelogue and food series Down to Earth with Zac Efron, docu-series Pregnant & Dating, documentary Remembering Whitney, biographical movie Bobbi Kristina, and docu-series Cinderella Bride.
OSN grabbed factual series Down to Earth with Zac Efron and Lens of Culture for MENA.
Hud Woodle, executive vice president, International Sales, and Operations of GRB Studios, commented, “GRB is thrilled to be going into MIPCOM with such great deals on the table for many of our popular titles as well as some exciting new shows. We look forward to closing even more sales as this is the busiest MIPCOM in years and we are excited to see our long-standing partners in person again, and of course, to meet new colleagues.”