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VEGAS 2010: RDF Rights secures deal with BBC America

The new partnership will see BBC America produce Being Human t-shirts.
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The t-shirts will be sold exclusively via BBC America’s website and at the Comic Con San Diego Event this summer.

The critically acclaimed drama, Being Human, produced by Touchpaper Television, part of the RDF Media Group, follows the lives of three twenty-somethings and their secret double-lives. The series airs exclusively on BBC America

Being Human has enjoyed success both at home and abroad. Having recently been re commissioned for a third series and shortlisted for a raft of awards.

Internationally the show now airs in 28 territories, having been acquired by broadcasters in Australia (ABC), New Zealand (Sky Network TV), Canada (CBC), Spain (Cuatro), Belgium (VRT), Sweden (SVT), Norway (NRK), Central Eastern Europe (AXN), Portugal and Portuguese Africa (Fox Intl Channels Espana), Eastern Europe (Leopolis Films) Latin America (Lap TV), Brazil (Globosat), Israel (DBS Satellite) and BBC Worldwide.

RDFR licensed 2entertain the rights to produce Being Human DVDs and total sales to date in the UK have been in excess of 45,000 units.

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In 1995, just two years after the RDF Media Group was founded, RDF Rights was formed in order to look after the licensing for the company?s television content.

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