The BBC and BBC Worldwide have announced that the corporation’s commercial arm will make a major new investment in BBC factual content covering the breadth of the BBC’s output across natural history, science and history and becoming the principal co-production partner with the BBC Natural History Unit.

Following the first wave, further titles confirmed as part of BBC Worldwide’s investment are: Oceans, Kangaroo Dundee, The Rains, Sleepover at the ZooWild Japan, Wild Patagonia and Wild New Zealand

All eleven titles will be distributed globally by BBC Worldwide.

The agreement opens up opportunities for the BBC and BBC Worldwide to work with a wider range of co-production partners to create an ambitious and varied slate of factual content for UK viewers as well as those around the world.