Sky Vision, the production and distribution arm of Sky, announced major multi-platform licensing deals across Asia for a slew of high end dramas and factual series.
The Emmy-nominated Patrick Melrose drama, starring Benedict Cumberbatch, has been licensed across Asia, including China, Hong Kong, India, Korea, Malaysia and Singapore, and is airing on a number of channels including iQIYI China, BBC Player Asia, BBC First Asia, Hotstar premium India and CJ in Korea.
Sky One’s hit drama series A Discovery of Witches, based on the best-selling novels by Deborah Harkness, has also been licensed across the region, and will transmit on FOX Networks Group Asia, through its general entertainment channel FOX Life and premium video streaming service FOX+, and CJ Korea.
Fortitude 3, which concludes Sky Atlantic’s hit Nordic thriller franchise, is licensed to Fox Networks Group Asia, through its original series and feature film channel FX. BBC Player Asia and BBC First Asia has picked up the critically-acclaimed Save Me, created by, and starring Lennie James.