Agatha Christie’s Poirot

ITV Studios to launch branded block in Japan

A Japanese satellite broadcaster has signed a deal to launch a branded ITV programming block on one of its channels. Imagica TV will launch a new ITV Studios Global Entertainment brand, ITV Collection, on its Imagica BS network in October. The multi-year agreement will comprise an annual 200 episodes of premium drama programmes such as […]

ITV renews output deal with Universal Networks Oz

ITV Studios Global Entertainment has renewed a programming deal with Universal Networks International (UNI) in Australia. The UNI channels get first look, in pay TV, at all scripted content from the UK broadcaster’s distribution arm under the terms of the deal. The first pick-ups following the agreement include all seasons of Vera, Murdoch Mysteries, Above […]

News brief: NRK buys ITV Studios fare

Norwegian pubcaster NRK has acquired a 317-hour package of programming from ITV Studios Global Entertainment. The package includes shows such as Agatha Christie’s Poirot, Mrs. Marple, Vera, Inside Claridges and Baby Makers: The Fertility Clinic. David Wilcox, VP, northwest EMEA, ITVSGE, said: “The number of hours acquired by NRK is testament to the quality and […]