Discovery Networks has acquired UKTV factual series Impossible Engineering for various international channel feeds.
UK-based distributor Twofour Rights has sold the 6x60mins to Discovery nets in EMEA, including France, Benelux, Iberia and Italy; Science Channel in the US; and Discovery Networks Asia Pacific for numerous territories.
Impossible Engineering explores the history behind modern-day mega-structures. UKTV’s Yesterday commissioned the show.
“Impossible Engineering puts a modern spin and a relatable edge on some of the most marvelous engineering tales in history,” said Anthony Appell, head of sales, Twofour Rights. “Science formats have wide appeal globally, and we’re delighted this one has fitted into our clients’ popular science slots.”