ITVS GE, UNI Australia Renew Deal


SYDNEY: ITV Studios Global Entertainment has renewed its pay-TV first-look output deal with the Universal Networks International (UNI) channels in Australia.

The agreement includes the rights for 13th Street to premiere Vera series three, Case Histories series two, Murdoch Mysteries series seven and Above Suspicion series four. It has also acquired all previous series of Vera, Murdoch Mysteries, Above Suspicion, Agatha Christie’s Poirot and Agatha Christie’s Marple.
“It’s important for us at ITVS GE to build on our existing relationships in the territory," said Augustus Dulgaro, senior VP for the Asia Pacific at ITV Studios Global Entertainment. "Our ongoing partnership with UNI is an important one in the market, and we look forward to making our high quality, internationally-proven scripted programming available to UNI who in turn place our brands at the heart of their schedule.”