22-06-2010

HUNGARY KEEN FOR ITV STUDIOS GLOBAL ENTERTAINMENT’S PROGRAMMING

London, Monday 21 June 2010 -- ITV Studios Global Entertainment has sold a substantial programming package to Hungary's 4 Story TV ahead of DISCOP this week.

Entertainment channel 4 Story TV, which broadcasts in the Hungarian language, has acquired a slew of detective drama programming including new series of the highly successful Agatha Christie's Poirot, Agatha Christie's Marple and Shaftesbury Film's Murdoch Mysteries.

Jennifer Ebell, Senior Sales Executive, Central & Eastern Europe, The Baltics, Turkey, Greece at ITV STUDIOS Global Entertainment brokered the deal.

Jennifer comments, "Our long running, high end dramas continue to be in demand throughout Eastern Europe and we're delighted to be working with 4 Story TV to bring these internationally renowned shows to local audiences."

For further information contact:

Tracey Jaques

ITV STUDIOS Global Entertainment

Telephone: +44 (0) 207 156 7243

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Debbie Lawrence

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Telephone: +44 (0) 203 008 5406

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About ITV STUDIOS Global Entertainment

ITV STUDIOS Global Entertainment is one of the world's leading international TV distribution, home-entertainment, merchandising and licensing businesses. ITV STUDIOS Global Entertainment proudly represents a world-class portfolio from ITV Studios, Granada and over 200 leading independent producers. Showcasing more than 35,000 hours of critically celebrated and hugely-popular original and formatted programming, including all new Hell's Kitchen, Come Dine with Me, Dancing on Ice, I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here!, Coronation Street, Agatha Christie's Marple and Poirot, Inspector Morse, Prime Suspect and The Prisoner.

Last modified on 22-06-2010