VICE Distribution, the global distribution division of VICE Media Group and Channel 4, have renewed their partnership for over 120 hours of content, including 70 hours of new programming, to air on All 4.
New content from across VICE Media Group includes Criminal Planet, Dark Side of American Football, Dark Side of The 90s and The Deep End as well as licensing all previous and brand new seasons of Dark Side of The Ring, Black Market and The Devil You Know together with other popular library titles. All titles originally aired on VICE TV.
Bea Hegedus, Global Head of Distribution, VICE Media Group: “We’re thrilled to advance our multi-year partnership with Channel 4 to bring more of our powerful storytelling and brand new premiere run, first window content from across VICE Media Group to audiences across the UK and Ireland on All 4 for the first time.”
Nick Lee, Channel 4 Head of Acquisitions: “VICE shows are compelling and compatible for All 4 viewers and we are delighted to evolve this partnership into including first run content. This partnership provides All 4 viewers with even more potential for discovery of new and surprising content.”
VICE Distribution launched in Summer 2020 and has a catalogue of over 1000 hours of programming created across VICE Media Group. VICE Distribution recently announced partnerships with Pluto TV, Discovery+, SBS Australia and Hulu. VICE Distribution holds further content partnerships with Bell Media in Canada, AMC International in Iberia and Hulu in Japan.
VICE Studios, the TV and film production arm of VICE Media Group, was recently named as one of four production companies that will create new digital content aimed at 13-16 year-olds for Channel 4’s Teens strand, to be shared across E4’s social platforms.