STUDIOCANAL, has closed major drama deals in Australia and New Zealand. A drama package including Harlan Coben’s The Five, a 10-part drama thriller, Section Zéro, a political sci-fi thriller, and Baron Noir, (pictured) an epic political drama, have been signed by SBS Australia, the country’s multilingual and multicultural network, to premiere on its video-on-demand service SBS On Demand, June 30. Additionally, in New Zealand free-to-air network Prime has acquired The Five.
Additional sales with SBS Australia include Spotless, the dark, irreverent and edgy one-hour drama series and The Last Panthers.