In a deal negotiated by Holly Pye, head of television UK at William Morris Agency (UK) Ltd, Southern Star International, part of Endemol Group, has been appointed the exclusive distributor outside of Australia for the new lifestyle programme, homeMADE. homeMADE stars 10 up and coming designers from around Australia who, over eight weeks, will take on the challenge to completely make over two suburban family homes every week in a competition to win $100,000. Southern Star is one of the world’s largest distributors of English language programming and was acquired by leading global production company, Endemol in January 2009.