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Deal Monitor: week starting November 30

A round-up of all the key deals in international television this week (beginning November 30, 2015; most recent from top).

  • France Télévisions Distribution has sold The Parenthood Instruction Manual into Gabon, with prodcos Princesse M Productions and Watara Productions creating a local version
  • Cartoon Network has created a free app for smartphones and tablets, Cartoon Network Anything, for download in Asia Pacific
  • China’s Red Apollo Group and Discovery Networks Asia-Pacific are among buyers of unscripted shows from UK-based TCB Media Rights
  • Turner Asia Pacific has commissioned A World Icon: Singapore Botanic Gardens for its recently-launched World Heritage Channel
  • Discovery Networks in India has bought hipster travel show Food, Booze & Tattoos from Cineflix Rights
  • The UK’s Channel 5 and Rogers Media in Canada are among buyers of Alfred Haber Television’s upcoming Sinatra 100 – An All-Star Grammy Concert
  • Keshet International formats Master Class and Rising Star will get second seasons in China and Indonesia respectively