Cineflix sells “Redesign My Brain” into Asia

London-headquartered Cineflix Rights has inked a raft of deals with Asian broadcasters, including sales in Hong Kong and India for Redesign My Brain (pictured).
December 2, 2013

London-headquartered Cineflix Rights has inked a raft of deals with Asian broadcasters, including sales in Hong Kong and India for Redesign My Brain (pictured).

Fox International Channels Asia has picked up two titles, Instant Cash series one and two, and The Cupcake Girls series three.

Discovery India acquired Food Factory series three and four, Redesign My Brain and The Man Who Doesn’t Breathe.

Redesign My Brain was also picked up by Now TV Hong Kong, while Indian broadcaster NDTV Goodtimes picked up Dogs with Jobs series four and five.

In Japan, Nippon TV took Border Security series seven, TV Asahi acquired Mayday: Air Crash Investigation series two, and NHK picked up Animal Mega Moves and Strip the City. Elsewhere, GMA Philippines acquired The Day Kennedy Died.

All the deals were negotiated by Chris Bluett, Cineflix Rights’ VP of sales, Asia-Pacific and Benelux.

“Asia continues to be a strong region for Cineflix Rights, with consistent sales of many of our long-running, high-rating brands,” said Chris Bonney, CEO of rights for Cineflix Media . “We’re particularly pleased to bring a large number of new shows to ATF which are already proving their attractiveness to buyers through these sales in advance of the market.”

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