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Discovery buys Proper content

Discovery channels in EMEA and Asia have acquired content from Canadian distributor Proper Rights.

Discovery Networks Europe has bought the 7x60mins Handyman Superstar Challenge for its pan-EMEA feed. Canada’s TVA-owned Casa Channel has licensed French-language rights to the 9x60mins season two of Canada’s Handyman Superstar Challenge.

Discovery in Asia, meanwhile, has confirmed its deal for Last Car Standing. Seven Network in Australia has also bought the show.

Elsewhere, UKTV in the UK has acquired Strip ‘n’ Rip fka (Vegas Rat Rods), and Sky Network in New Zealand has gone for Dads. Thailand’s TrueVisions has bought Real Designing Women and Age of Anxiety.