New York – Demonstrating the power of the company’s global brand, A+E Networks has set the stage for a commanding presence at MIPCOM 2016 with an exciting line up of talent from some of its strongest new and returning programmes, and a newly designed exhibit booth to present over 650 hours of new programming, it was announced by Sean Cohan, President, International & Digital Media, A+E Networks.
The new booth, created by top UK brand experience agency, 2Heads, features an interactive central hub, a multi-functional double-sided terrace lounge, and a series of meeting hubs.
A+E Networks is bringing SIX stars Walton Goggins (The Hateful Eight, Django) and Barry Sloane (Revenge, Noah); KNIGHTFALL star Tom Cullen (Downton Abbey);UnREAL headliners Shiri Appleby (Girls) and Constance Zimmer (House of Cards, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.); and PAWN STARS boss Rick Harrison.
Headlining the slate of powerful new programming is military action drama SIX (8 x 1 hour), starring Walton Goggins and Barry Sloane. Middle ages drama, KNIGHTFALL (10 x 1 hour), stars Tom Cullen. Global hit scripted series, UnREAL, starring Shiri Appleby and Constance Zimmer, will now be available as a primetime one-hour format. A gathering of top A+E Networks talent wouldn’t be complete without Rick Harrison, boss of PAWN STARS, the global hit evergreen franchise. Highlighting the company’s factual offerings is the Emmy® Award-winning series, BORN THIS WAY (16 x 1 hour), with 10 new episodes available to the global marketplace.