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Nets snap up Optomen International’s ‘What to Eat Now’

Optomen International's BBC TWO series, What to Eat Now, has stirred up a wealth of interest from territories around the world, including RTL2 in Germany, Filmlux in the Netherlands, Cuisine TV in France and Paprika in Hungary, Czech and Slovakia. BBC Global acquired the first series for its feeds in Poland, Scandinavia, the Middle East and Africa along with YLE in Finland and XYZ Australia. Lastly, Cuisine TV in France has picked up What to Eat Now: Summer. Secondary UK rights for the first series have been snapped up by UKTV and Acorn Media has sealed the deal for the rights to distribute the UK DVD.
September 10, 2009

Optomen International’s BBC TWO series, What to Eat Now, has stirred up a wealth of interest from territories around the world, including RTL2 in Germany, Filmlux in the Netherlands, Cuisine TV in France and Paprika in Hungary, Czech and Slovakia. BBC Global acquired the first series for its feeds in Poland, Scandinavia, the Middle East and Africa along with YLE in Finland and XYZ Australia. Lastly, Cuisine TV in France has picked up What to Eat Now: Summer. Secondary UK rights for the first series have been snapped up by UKTV and Acorn Media has sealed the deal for the rights to distribute the UK DVD.

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Meagan Kashty is an associate editor of realscreen, an international print and online magazine that covers the non-fiction film and television industries. Meagan is an award-winning business journalist. Prior to joining the realscreen team, Meagan was online editor of Canadian Grocer, named Magazine of the Year at the 2015 Canadian Business Media Awards. She can be reached at mkashty@brunico.com, and you can follow her on Twitter @MegKashty

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