Broadcast deals were made for the coming year at MIP-TV. License! Global has the highlights from today’s events and include the following TV sales:
MTV International Commissions ‘Flash Prank’
MTV International has newly commissioned the hidden camera prank show, “Flash Prank” from the U.K.’s Splash Media. The series will feature real life pranks, and is set to air on MTV channels in the U.K., Australia, New Zealand and across Europe, Asia and Latin America beginning in October.
FME to Distribute ‘My Babysitter’s a Vampire’
FremantleMedia Enterprises signed a distribution deal with Disney Channel for Fresh TV’s adventure-comedy “My Babysitter’s A Vampire.” The series will air on Disney Channels or Disney XD channels in the U.S., Latin America, the U.K., Australia and New Zealand, Central and Eastern Europe, the Middle East and Africa and the Netherlands and Nordic territories.
Discovery Delivers 600 Hours of Nonfiction
Discovery Communications announced that it is adding more than 600 hours of new releases to its MIP-TV program sales catalog, which is managed by Discovery Enterprises International.
‘The WotWots’ Head to Latin America
Pukeko Pictures announced an agreement for its children’s animation series “The WotWots” with ABC Commercial selling the WotWots to HBO Family Latin America for PAY-TV and VOD rights. Exclusive for two years, each episode will be dubbed into Brazilian Portuguese and neutral Spanish.