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Bunim/Murray Snaps Up U.S. Rights for The First Years


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Bunim/Murray Productions has optioned the U.S. rights for the scripted tween format The First Years from Newen Distribution.

The format centers on the challenges a group of students face during their first year of secondary school. It first broadcast on NPO ZAPP in 2014.

An 80-episode seventh season of The First Years will be shot this summer. The series was created and produced by Tuvalu Media.



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