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Tac Studios Inks Sales Deals with Modern Times Group’s Viasat World, Econet Media’s Kwesé TV (Exclusive)

Tac Studios Inks Sales Deals with Modern Times Group’s Viasat World, Econet Media’s Kwesé TV (Exclusive)

Tac Studios has inked two international content licensing deals with Viasat World and Kwesé TV, expanding the global reach of The Africa Channel’s year-old production arm.

According to the terms of the deals, Viasat has acquired two seasons of “Africa on a Plate,” a Tac Studios original series which features up-and-coming chefs setting off on culinary adventures across the continent.

Kwesé TV has acquired complete seasons of four original series, including “Africa Everywhere,” which highlights the influences of African and Caribbean immigrants on cities around the world; “My Africa,” which explores African cities through the eyes of notable local personalities; “Emerging,” which shines a light on emerging African economies; and “Self Made,” which features entrepreneurs, artists, entertainers and philanthropists who are making a difference outside the mainstream.

In a statement, Tac’s director of content strategy and distribution, Lynneise Joseph, said the deals “demonstrate the hunger that audiences across the globe have to see more multi-cultural

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