Global streamer Da Vinci has expanded its premium programming line-up with new acquisitions from Beyond Rights (Banijay Rights company) and Boat Rocker Media. The deals see more than 200 hours of popular shows launching across Da Vinci’s suite of programming platforms - including Pay TV, OTT, apps and its newly launched FAST channels available on Sling TV, TCL and Rakuten TV, Netgem and LG Channels.
From Beyond Rights, Da Vinci will add a selection of engaging family series to its offer across the US, UK, Ireland, CEE and Asia, including inspirational teen athlete shows "Gym Stars" and "Ice Stars", animal-enthusiast series "Junior Vets", creativity-boosting "The Dengineers" and mind-boggling experimental series "Wow That’s Amazing."
Da Vinci has also picked up multiple seasons of Boat Rocker Media’s hit nature and sci-fi documentary titles for its platforms in the US, UK and Ireland. Among these are "Xploration Awesome Planet", "Xploration DIY SCI", "Xploration Nature Knows Best" and "Xploration Outer Space".
Estelle Lloyd, founder and Chief Operating Officer of Da Vinci, says: “At Da Vinci, we’re helping shape the futures of our audiences, with the support of their families. It’s a role we take very seriously! We believe that what it takes to succeed and achieve your ambitions is learnable and influenced by entertainment. That’s where we come in.”
Luca Fiore, Da Vinci’s Content Director commented: “We’re constantly looking to boost our global content offer with shows that whole families can sit down together, enjoy, be inspired by and learn from. The series included in our deals with Beyond Rights and Boat Rocker Media showcase a range of important values, such as hard work, perseverance, problem-solving, respect for nature, environmentalism and innovation, that really align with our channels and what we stand for. We’re excited to see these shows launch across our programming services, including our growing presence in the FAST space.”