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05.23.2012

SBS and CBS Studios International renew content deal

SBS Broadcasting B.V. and CBS Studios International have renewed their multi-year content deal.  The renewal secures SBS the free-to-air rights for TV-series from the successful Hollywood studio. CBS Studios International’s programming includes series like NCIS, NCIS: Los Angeles, Hawaii Five-0 and The Good Wife; these and future titles will be broadcast on Net5, SBS 6 and Veronica.

 

Rozan Hamaker, Head of Acquisitions SBS said, “We are very pleased with the renewal of the content deal with CBS Studios International. This enables SBS to continue a partnership that has been successful for both parties. It also gives SBS first choice from future supply of new TV-series from CBS Studios International. The renewal of the deal is part of the aspiration of SBS to ensure and improve on quality programming for the coming years.

 

Armando Nuñez, President, CBS Studios International said, “We are delighted to extend our successful volume deal with a valued partner such as SBS Broadcasting BV.  Matching our world class programming with strong broadcasters like SBS helps expand the global appeal of CBS shows and enhances our position as Europe's top supplier of US content. 

 

 

NCIS and NCIS: Los Angeles are a successful heart of Tuesday prime-time programming of SBS 6, Hawaii Five-0 will return on Veronica this fall and The Good Wife is currently running on prime time Saturday night on Net5. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

For more information:

Dik Nagtegaal

Press Officer

Tel: +31 (0)20-8007 472 or +31 (0)6-520 06 198

Email: dik.nagtegaal@sbs.nl