KO Distribution Takes on How to Survive in the Wild


KO Distribution has secured worldwide distribution rights for the drama How to Survive in the Wild from Wild Bunch TV.

Adapted from a Jean-Philippe Baril Guérard novel, How to Survive in the Wild is the story of Kevin Bédard, a brilliant and ambitious millennial who founds a startup with his two friends that develops an app allowing people to speak to dead family members and friends thanks to their digital remains.

The psychological thriller produced by KOTV and broadcast on Séries Plus has six hour-long episodes.

The series is co-written and directed by Christian Laurence.

“We are thrilled to have the support of the talented team at Wild Bunch TV to take How to Survive in the Wild to the international market,” said Mia Desroches, VP of international distribution at KO Distribution. “I have no doubt that this daring and unique production will excite new audiences worldwide.”

Gregory Strouk, deputy director of Wild Bunch TV, added, “We are thrilled to collaborate with KO Distribution on such an ambitious project based on a very successful IP. We are convinced it will resonate with the international audience across generations and cultures. We can’t wait for broadcasters to experience the series’ intensity and edginess!”