Korean pay-TV platform KT Media Hub has acquired 90 hours of drama and entertainment programming from ITV Studios Global Entertainment.
The deal with the IPTV operator includes the first two series of ITV Studios' Mr Selfridge, the period drama about the iconic London department store; Ecosse Films' historical drama The Great Fire, about the fire of London in 1666; and the seventh series of Shaftesbury's crime drama Murdoch Mysteries, set in 19th Century Toronto.
"This deal with KT Media Hub reflects the growing number of digital operators across Asia looking for high quality content for their platforms. We are fortunate to distribute content across all genres, from drama and entertainment to factual and formats, meaning we are able to work with all the players in the region," said Hyeonza Hong, SVP sales, Asia, for ITV Studios Global Entertainment.
Other titles in the package include the thirteenth series of Hell's Kitchen USA, the first series of Car Chasers and the third series of animal show Too Cute!