Picture Box Distribution has sold format rights and lifestyle series Anna and Kristina’s Grocery Bag to Italy’s Beep Omnimedia. The Worldwide Bag Media production, which airs on Canada’s W Network, shows consumer hosts Anna Wallner and Kristina Matisic cooking along to the advice of popular cookbooks. Omnimedia has picked up 39 x 30-minute episodes of the original version as well as the format rights. Picture Box has also sold the series to French Canada’s Zeste!, Finland’s MTV OY, Hungary’s TV PAPRIKA/CHELLO, Israel’s ANANEY, Poland’s Canal Plus and LiTV in Singapore, Thailand and Indonesia.
- RS West ’18