Anchor Bay, UFC Extend Distribution Deal11 Jun, 2012 By: Chris Tribbey
Anchor Bay Entertainment has extended its distribution agreement with Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) for several more years, the companies announced.
The extension gives Anchor Bay DVD and Blu-ray rights to the U.S. version of the reality TV series “The Ultimate Fighter.” Anchor Bay has distributed UFC titles since 2009.
“We’ve had tremendous success over the past few years with the UFC line,” said Anchor Bay Entertainment president Bill Clark. “The DVDs are consistently strong sellers, and we have a terrific working relationship with the UFC.”
Don Gold, EVP of entertainment for UFC, added, “We are looking forward to giving fans more of the most exciting live events in the world on Blu-ray and DVD. The expansion of this partnership will allow us to give fans more exclusive content including bonus materials and behind-the-scenes footage.”