Reelz Channel

Reelz lands Miss USA after NBC break-up

US cable channel Reelz has acquired rights to the Miss USA Pageant after NBC dropped it over comments made by the event’s part-owner, Donald Trump. Reelz will air the event exclusively on Saturday, July 12 at 8pm ET/PT after securing the rights, but a press announcement did not reveal the nature of the agreement with […]

Ovation embraces Wall of Sound

US arts cable channel Ovation has bought weekly music magazine series Wall of Sound from Netherlands-based international distributor FCCE. The series features news stories, album reviews, exclusive interviews and chart countdowns. Besides heading to Ovation, it has also been picked up by SIC in Portugal, Viacom 18 in India and broadcasters in the Middle East […]

Peace Point, Muse enter distribution pact

Peace Point Rights will represent programmes from Canadian compatriot Muse Distribution International’s catalogue in Latin America and selected Eastern European territories. The first shows are 13x60mins procedural drama Played and feature length documentary JFK: The Smoking Gun, which Peace Point will offer in both 1x60mins and 1x90mins formats. Played is set to broadcast on Canadian […]