Electric Strikes Deal with AMCNI LatAm


Electric Entertainment has sealed a deal with AMC Networks International—Latin America (AMCNI—LA) for three drama series from its slate.

The agreement includes two seasons of Leverage: Redemption. A second season of the series will launch on November 16 on Amazon Freevee in the U.S.

The deal also comprises the first season of Electric’s newest SYFY series, The Ark, and four seasons of The Librarians. The Ark premieres on SYFY next year.

Sonia Mehandjiyska, head of international distribution at Electric Entertainment, said, “This deal represents Electric’s further penetration of one of the most important and fastest growing territories. Bringing our two new series, Leverage: Redemption and The Ark, and our classic The Librarians programs into these markets is a continuation of our flourishing international strategy.”

José Badini, AMCNI—LA’s VP of programming and acquisitions, added, “These three series from Electric, filled with action-packed drama, are a perfect fit for our audiences. Our partnership with Electric has proven to be a successful one, and we look forward to its continuation.”