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My5 Picks Up UK Rights To ‘Being Mary Jane’ Finale, Sets Premiere For May 1st

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.

Viacom International Studios Inks Distribution Deal With Awesomeness

Viacom International Studios has inked a deal with Awesomeness to handle international distribution for a large portfolio of series and films from the company, which focuses on creating original content for Gen Z and was acquired by Viacom in 2018. Under this agreement, Viacom International Studios' International Content Sales team will represent 18 Awesomeness TV series and 8 films. Specific titles include: the Emmy award winning series Zac & Mia; Light As A Feather, starring Peyton List; and You’ve Been Tagged, a social media thriller featuring Noah Centineo.

VIMN Buys Channel 5 For £450 Million

ViacomViacom International Media Networks has reached a deal with Northern & Shell to acquire free-to-air broadcaster Channel 5 for £450 million.