Foxtel buys hundreds of hours of lifestyle from Endemol

Foxtel has acquired a 282-hour package of lifestyle programming from Endemol.

The Australian pay TV operator has acquired the raft of content, which will play across a range of its channels.

It has taken new seasons of Wipeout! for The Comedy Channel and two seasons of AMC’s unscripted show for the joint venture A&E channel.

Other titles in the wide-ranging lifestyle deal with Endemol Worldwide Distribution include Half Built House, James Martin’s United Cakes of America and new seasons of Supersize Vs Superskinny and Extreme Makeover: Home Edition.

The deal also covers renewals of earlier seasons of Supersize Vs Superskinny, Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, Sex Education and Gok’s Fashion Fix.