UK-based distributor Outright has sealed a volume deal with Fox International Channels Italy. It will sell in a raft of content from producers belonging to Outright parent company the Shed Media Group and from third parties. The deal is Outright’s first with FIC Italy.
Several shows covered by the deal will appear on Fox’s Cult channel. These include 1x60mins Virgin Memories (Touch Productions), 1x70mins In the Wake of the Rainbow Warrior (Screentime Australia) 4x60mins Blood Sweat & T Shirts (Ricochet) and 4x60mins Grandad’s Back in Business (Twenty Twenty).
Two shows from Wall To Wall – 1x90mins docudrama First Columbus and 1x60mins Pope John Paul – The War Years – will appear on Fox’s History Channel.
Separately, Outright announced two new hires. It has recruited Solange Ribeiro Murphy from C4i and she will join in time for MIPCOM. It has also taken on Lesley Fullerton as marketing manager. She joins from 3DD.