A&E Networks Acquires Global Distribution Rights to 150 Reel One Movies

April 3, 2017
A&E Television Networks, LLC (A&E) acquired the global distribution rights to more than 150 movies from Reel One Entertainment, and secured an output deal with the company covering 15 additional movies a year. This deal represents the expansion of A&E’s movie offering

A&E, a New York-based entertainment media company, was founded in 1984, and is a joint venture of The Hearst Corporation and The Walt Disney Company.

Fasken Martineau represented A&E in this acquisition with a team led by Barbara Miller and that included Laurie Turner, Ariel Thomas, Alanna Tevel, and Christelle Gedeon in Ontario, and Jodi Katz and Laura Bradley in our London office.