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A+E Networks strikes deals ahead of MIPCOM

A+E Networks has closed a raft of programming deals ahead of MIPCOM.

The international distribution arm of the US cable network group has sold series including Dance Moms, Pawn Stars, Cajun Justice and Monster In-Laws to broadcasters across Europe, Latin America and Asia.

Dance Moms has been acquired by TV2 (Norway), Lifestyle Network (Philippines) and in Hungary to FEM3, Pro 4 and Supertv2.

Pawn Stars has been sold to VTM (Belgium), GMA Networks (Philippines) and in the Netherlands to SBS 6, Net 5 and Veronica.

Cajun Justice has been bought by Canal D in French-speaking Canada and TV2 (Norway).

Meanwhile, the distributor has also sold Monster In-Laws to TV2 (Norway), to SBS 6, Net 5 and Veronica in the Netherlands and FEM3, Pro 4 and Supertv2 in Hungary.

“We are pleased to be announcing a breadth of worldwide sales fueled by our top-rated, character-driven series and our dynamic lineup of Lifetime Original Movies,” said Marielle Zuccarelli, MD, international content sales for A+E Networks. “MIPCOM is one of the most important markets of the year for us, and we look forward to continuing this success at the market and through year-end.”