Acorn Inks With Shed17 Dec, 2008 By: Chris Tribbey
Acorn Media has inked a deal with U.K.-based Shed Media, giving Acorn worldwide DVD rights to Shed properties.
“We are very excited that Shed Media has decided to work with Acorn Media as their worldwide partner for DVD publishing starting in 2009,” said Paul Holland, Acorn Media’s managing director. “This deal will deliver some of the best new primetime TV programming on DVD in the months and years ahead across many genres, including modern drama, classic drama, comedy and special interest.”
Shed titles include mostly BBC productions, including Waterloo Road, Hope Springs, Life of Riley and Who Do You Think You Are?