Sony Pictures Television Networks acquires TruTV16 February 2017
Sony Pictures Television Networks has announced the acquisition of TruTV in the UK.
As part of the deal with Turner Broadcasting, Sony will take a selection of current content from the truTV library, including series such as Snapped, Paranormal Survivor and Ink Master.
“The acquisition of truTV increases Sony’s already broad reach in the UK TV market and the channel’s strong mix of unscripted and original programming will be a great complement to our portfolio,” said Kate Marsh, executive vice president, western Europe, international networks at Sony Pictures Television.
truTV launched in the UK in August 2014 and reached on average 3.9 million viewers each month in 2016.