The LifeStyle Channel

Alex Polizzi’s Secret Italy travels the globe

Broadcasters from around the world have bought four-part series Alex Polizzi’s Secret Italy from UK-based distributor TwoFour Rights. TLN in Canada, TVB in Hong Kong, BBC Worldwide in China, TrueVisions in Thailand, The LifeStyle Channel in Australia, TVNZ in New Zealand, Nat Geo People in Italy, Fox International Channels Spain, TV2 in Denmark and FTV […]

Antiques Road Trip travels

Australian and Danish broadcasters have acquired antiques trading format Antiques Road Trip. In Australia, Foxtel’s The LifeStyle Channel has acquired pay TV rights to the finished version of the show. In Denmark, pubcaster DR has acquired two seasons of the core series for its flagship DR1 channel and two of its spin-off Celebrity Antiques Road […]

Keo launches in Oz as River Cottage expands

Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall’s factual entertainment producer Keo Films is launching a dedicated base in Australia after its River Cottage format was commissioned for two new seasons. Pay TV operator Foxtel has commissioned the new seasons after the first scored strong consolidated ratings on the LifeStyle Channel. Keo, which produced the original UK series about local food […]

Foxtel launches iPad app

Australian pay TV broadcaster Foxtel is launching a new app that will allow subscribers to watch shows on their iPad. The app will allow customers to watch 21 of the service’s channels including Nat Geo, Discovery, Disney, Cartoon Network, A&E, Sky News, The Lifestyle Channel, Cbeebies and Channel [V]. It will mean that they will […]

BBC Worldwide sells 200 hours to LifeStyle Network

BBC Worldwide has sold a package of 200+ hours of lifestyle programming into Australia. Foxtel-backed pay TV network LifeStyle has acquired the shows. Titles covered by the deal include property series Phil Spencer Secret Agent and DIY SOS and cooking series Hairy Bikers: Best of British and Hairy Bikers: Everyday Gourmet, which will be shown […]