By Patrick Munn | June 8, 2019 - 12:46 pm | No Comments
Channel 5 is continuing to build a slate of exclusive acquisitions for My5. The broadcaster has acquired CBC's Anna Paquin fronted drama series for their VOD service after striking a deal with Muse Distribution International. The complete series will be available to stream on My5 from Friday June 28th.
By Patrick Munn | May 11, 2019 - 3:56 pm | No Comments
Sony Crackle's original drama The Oath will receive its UK premiere on Channel 5's VOD service My5 on Friday May 31st, when the complete first season will be available to stream, it has been announced.
By Patrick Munn | April 29, 2019 - 8:09 am | No Comments
Channel 5's VOD service My5 has picked up the exclusive UK rights to the two-hour Being Mary Jane finale. International rights to the series, which previously aired on this side of the pond on BET International, are controlled by Channel 5's parent company Viacom. The two-hour finale, as well as the previous four seasons of the show, will be available on My5 from Wednesday May 1st.
By Patrick Munn | April 18, 2019 - 10:25 am | No Comments
Channel 5 has acquired the UK rights to Sony Crackle's original drama series The Oath for their VOD service My5 after striking a deal with international distributor Sony Pictures Television. The acquisition was part of a two-series deal with Sony that, as TVWise previously reported, also gives My5 UK rights to Australian drama Bloom. The Oath is expected to premiere this spring.
By Patrick Munn | April 12, 2019 - 4:11 pm | No Comments
Channel 5 has acquired the UK rights to Australian drama series Bloom for their VOD service My5. The six episode drama, which was commissioned by streaming service Stan, is distributed internationally by Sony Pictures Television.
By Patrick Munn | March 4, 2019 - 12:15 pm | No Comments
My5 has inked their first foreign language deal. The Channel 5 owned VOD service has acquired four Israeli series after striking an agreement with HOT Telecommunication Systems - Israel’s largest multi-channel cable television company. The four Hebrew language series covered by this deal are: true-life drama Miguel, comedy drama Juda, family drama Mekimi and crime drama Sirens. They will all launch on My5 this spring and will subtitled in English.
By Patrick Munn | July 4, 2018 - 5:20 pm | No Comments
Channel 5 is increasing the range of content they offer on My5. The broadcaster has struck content partnership deals with PBS America, Together, Little Dot Studios and BET for the VOD service. Additionally, they have extended their existing agreement with A+E Networks UK.