Content Television & Digital has sealed a first look deal with KEO Films as part of their move into scripted.
The UK based indie, best known for their factual output, is expanding into the scripted arena with several projects in development for numerous broadcasters. As part of that move, KEO has inked a first look distribution deal with Content Television & Digital. Under the pact, the two will co-develop scripted drama projects, with Content getting first look distribution rights to those projects.
“We’re excited about extending our range from factual entertainment and documentary to incorporate scripted and believe our growing development slate has high UK and international prospects”, said Debbie Manners, Managing Director of KEO Films.”We wanted to make sure that every aspect of our new programming can be exploited worldwide in traditional and digital media and we are sure, with its vast experience and fantastic global network, that Content will do a great job.”
While Greg Phillips, President of Content Television & Digital, added: “KEO is an exceptional UK indie with a great reputation for delivering high-end programming that people want to watch. This is the perfect time for them to broaden their reach and we are delighted to be working with Debbie and her team. KEO’s development slate is very exciting and is completely compatible with what we do in delivering scripted programming which resonates strongly across multiple platforms with homegrown and international audiences alike.”