Passion Distribution will handle worldwide sales outside North America for the ITN Productions and ITV News documentary Harry & Meghan: An African Journey, which aired on ITV Oct. 20.
Harry & Meghan: An African Journey follows the Duke and Duchess of Sussex and their son Archie on a Royal tour of southern Africa.
ITV News at Ten anchor Tom Bradby accompanies Harry (pictured left) and Meghan (right) on the tour, speaking to the couple about the “causes and issues they care most about” and the pressures they face from the media.
Passion Distribution secured pre-sales to broadcasters across international markets, including Network 10 (Australia), TV2 Denmark A/S, TVNZ (New Zealand), RTL (Netherlands), Medialaan (Belgium) and BBC Lifestyle (Africa and Poland).
“Harry & Meghan: An African Journey demonstrates what makes ITN unique amongst the world’s leading producers. The documentary was made in an incredibly short turnaround with our ITV News and ITN Productions divisions working seamlessly together. Plus ITN’s in-house technical capability enabled us to deliver instantaneously to a global audience of hundreds of millions,” said Ian Russell, head of international programs at ITN Productions, in a statement.