ITV3 acquires French doc on Elizabeth II
Pascale Paoli-Lebailly ©RapidTVNews | 20-06-2012
Zodiak Rights, the international division of Zodiak Media, has secured a deal with ITV3 for French documentary Elizabeth II, The Diplomat Queen.
The series reveals the far-reaching influence Elizabeth II has had throughout the world during her 60 year reign. Produced by French prodco CB Productions, a specialist of documentaries on the British Royal Family,
The 60 minute film, commissioned by France 5 where it garnered the season's highest ratings for the timeslot, has also been acquired by a raft of international broadcasters. These include: Foxtel (Australia); RDI (French-speaking Canada); TVI (Portugal); China LIC for CCTV; Cineplex Company Ltd (Thailand); Television Broadcast Limited (Hong Kong); VMMA (Flemish-speaking Belgium); Radio and Television Slovakia and Gravis LLC (Ukraine). The programme was also pre-sold to RTBF (Belgium) and TSR (Switzerland).