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UKTV signs volume deal with C4

UKTV has signed a volume deal with Channel 4 for multichannel broadcast rights to 187 hours of content. Shows like Stupidest Things to Escape From and 50 Greatest Magic Tricks will air on four of UKTV's ten rebranded channels - G.O.L.D., Dave, Watch and Yesterday - beginning August 1. A large number of the content is being licensed for pay TV broadcast for the first time.
July 9, 2009

UKTV has signed a volume deal with Channel 4 for multichannel broadcast rights to 187 hours of content. Shows like Stupidest Things to Escape From and 50 Greatest Magic Tricks will air on four of UKTV’s ten rebranded channels – G.O.L.D., Dave, Watch and Yesterday – beginning August 1. A large number of the content is being licensed for pay TV broadcast for the first time. See the press release for details.

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