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Final Season of Scandi Drama The Bridge Set for DIRECTV LatAm


ZDF Enterprises has sold the fourth and final season of the Scandinavian thriller series Bron/Broen (The Bridge) to DIRECTV Latin America.

The first three seasons of the series have already been broadcast on the LatAm pay-TV provider’s entertainment channel OnDIRECTV. The fourth season has been sold to more than 140 countries.

“We’re proud to have been the channel to widely introduce Latin American audiences to the incredible storytelling of Scandi noir,” said Willard Tressel, general manager of OnDIRECTV. “Though we’re sad to say goodbye to Bron/Broen, we can be assured our viewers will be captivated with this very special series finale.”

Fred Burcksen, president and CEO of ZDF Enterprises, commented: “DIRECTV is the appropriate home for Bron/Broen in Latin America and we are pleased that the series works so well for them. We are glad to see the worldwide success of Bron/Broen continue with the latest season.”

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