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MIPTV News: Passion secures pre-market sales

UK-based Passion Distribution has scored 210 hours of content deals with the likes of Foxtel and Viasat.

Among the deals, the seventh season of 83x60mins Cupcake Wars has sold to The Living Channel in New Zealand, Foxtel in Australia and Viasat in Denmark.

Living Channel has also bought food series Rachael Ray’s Week in a Day seasons 3-5, comprising 26 hours, while Foxtel has taken seasons six and seven of Ghost Adventures.

Passion will take both to Cannes, along with new shows such as property title The Vanilla Ice Project and Travel Channel’s 13x60mins series Got Home Alive. It also have content from Scripps’ Great American Country strand for the first time.