Discovery and Liberty International-owned super-producer All3Media has accomplished the acquisition of Nordic Leisure Group’s NENT Studios UK.
NENT Studios UK, which is behind Viaplay/Channel 4’s Connie Nielsen and Christopher Eccleston drama Shut To Me, was put up on the market final November, little greater than a 12 months after the manufacturing and distribution enterprise was established.
NENT Studios UK was formally referred to as DRG and boasts a catalog of greater than 10,000 hours of content material. It handles gross sales on reveals together with Doc Martin, Catchphrase, and Don’t Inform the Bride. The corporate is run by Richard Halliwell and will probably be built-in into All3Media Worldwide.
All3Media CEO Jane Turton stated: “There has by no means been extra demand for prime quality IP, and we’re all trying ahead to working carefully with the producers of those reveals.” Louise Pedersen, CEO of All3Media Worldwide, added: “With over 10,000 hours of content material, and a few incredible internationally identified programmes, this catalogue will probably be a wonderful and complementary addition to our library.”
In addition to Shut To Me, NENT Studios UK stated final 12 months that it had one other collection that has been totally financed and is on the point of being greenlit. It added that it had 15 initiatives in paid growth and an inside slate of 40 additional reveals.
Nordic Leisure Group is offloading NENT Studios UK, together with plenty of different manufacturing companies, because it focuses on rising its Viaplay streamer.