AETN International has announced two new licensing deals for its content in Japan with BS-TBS and Nippon TV. The series Life After People has been acquired by Nippon TV, while BS-TBS and AETN International have signed an output deal for programming from the History catalog that will be part of BS-TBS’ dedicated history slot, BS History Hour. Also, in order to meet rising demand for its content in Asia-Pacific, AETN International has named Joanne Lim as content sales executive. Hailing from stints with BBC Worldwide and ITV, Lim will be based in Singapore and will report to Ling Sze Gan, content sales director, Asia.
- MIPCOM ’16