Video-on-demand (VOD) provider Wuaki.tv has acquired several European TV series from UK-based rights dealer BBC Worldwide.
The additions include Dr. Who (seasons 1-8), Sherlock (seasons 1-3), Luther (seasons 1-3), Misfits (seasons 1-5) as well as the first and second seasons of Orphans and Ripper Street.
The customers in Germany, France and Italy will soon be able to access the new series.
“Through this cooperation with BBC Worldwide, we stress the importance of European productions at Wuaki.tv complementing our extensive lineup of TV series from the USA,” said Teresa Lopez, acquisitions manager at Wuaki.tv.
The VOD service is currently available in Spain, the UK, France, Germany and Italy. By the end of 2015, Wuaki.tv wants to cover 15 European countries.