VICE Distribution has secured a new partnership with Pluto TV in the U.S. for more than 215 hours of programming.
The content will be featured and programmed across multiple Pluto TV channels, including Spike Pluto TV, Logo Pluto TV, Pluto TV Pro Wrestling, Food TV, Pluto TV Lives, Pluto TV Travel and Pluto TV True Crime, as well as available on-demand. The selection of programming from across VICE Media Group includes true crime, factual documentary, entertainment and lifestyle.
Pluto TV will launch library titles including the first two seasons of Dark Side of the Ring and Cyberwar, the first season of The Devil You Know, Black Market and I Was a Teenage Fellon, as well as past series of F*** That’s Delicious, Gaycation, Weediquette and Hate Thy Neighbour. All titles originally aired on VICE TV.
Bea Hegedus, global head of distribution at VICE Media Group, said: “This significant partnership signals our commitment to the accelerating AVOD space as we continue to diversify our distribution strategy. We’re excited to be joining Pluto TV’s lineup of world-leading content creators and bring Vice’s distinctive and bold programming to new audiences across the U.S.”
Amy Kuessner, senior VP of content partnerships at Pluto TV, said: “Pluto TV consistently works to bring our audiences the best selection of premium, hand-curated programming, and this partnership with VICE Distribution will add the captivating content that has made VICE a globally respected brand. Our audience can access this unique slate of new content that ranges from true crime to lifestyle entertainment and beyond—all for free.”