Electus International & SPT Networks Russia Ink Distribution Deals


LOS ANGELES: Electus International has signed multiple agreements with Sony Pictures Television (SPT) Networks Russia involving distribution in the Commonwealth of Independent States and the Baltic States.

The deal includes 63 hours of finished tape, including the first seasons of The Hero and 72 Hours; the first three seasons of Duck Commander; and seasons one and two of Unsealed: Alien Files and Buck Commander. These titles will broadcast on SPT networks in Russia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, the Ukraine and Uzbekistan. Select programming will also air in the Baltic States (Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia).

"We are excited to confirm a deal with SPT Networks to deliver standout programming to the CIS and Baltic States," said Diego Piasek, the executive director of international distribution and production at Electus International. "These shows have proven successful in the United States, and we expect them to continue to entertain audiences."