• Output deal for Peacock Originals produced by Universal Studio Group
• Output deal for Sky Studios series
• Output deal for series from NBCUniversal International Studios (a division of Universal Studio Group)
• Output deal for brand new DreamWorks Animation TV series produced for Peacock
• New additions & renewals of iconic NBCUniversal library TV series, plus new children’s programming, as well as scripted and unscripted titles from the Sky Studios library
• Expanded lineup of blockbuster feature film franchises
Stan and NBCUniversal Global Distribution have announced a long-term, exclusive content partnership. This deal will see Stan become the Australian home of new productions from Sky Studios and NBCUniversal International Studios, as well as Peacock content produced by Universal Studio Group.
Stan will also become the exclusive home of new DreamWorks Animation TV shows produced for Peacock, in addition to NBCUniversal’s children’s programming, scripted and unscripted content from Sky Studios; as well as iconic scripted library TV series and hundreds of films from NBCUniversal’s catalogue.
Stan’s chief executive officer Mike Sneesby said: “This marks the first time an agreement combining series from Sky Studios, DreamWorks Animation and Peacock content produced by Universal Studio Group has been secured in Australia – the biggest new slate of premium scripted content to come to market in recent times. This landmark deal reflects the strength of NBCUniversal’s portfolio and reinforces Stan’s commitment to bring the world’s best programming to Australians through our most significant output partnership to date.”
NBCUniversal’s president & CRO, global distribution & international, Belinda Menendez said: “We take great pride in the breadth and calibre of NBCUniversal’s content offering and are thrilled to expand our partnership with Stan and Nine through this deal. This extensive agreement ensures that Stan will be the exclusive Australian home of our new and compelling dramas, hit comedies, engaging children’s programs, exciting unscripted series and iconic film and library titles for many years to come.”
The deal will include:
• Peacock originals Brave New World, Dr. Death, Angelyne, Rutherford Falls, the new Saved by the Bell, the new PunkyBrewster will premiere exclusively on Stan.
• Upcoming Peacock projects: The re-imagining of Battlestar Galactica, Girls5eva, One of Us is Lying, and MacGruber
• Upcoming NBCUniversal International Studios: Lady Parts
• Upcoming Sky Studios: Gangs of London, I Hate Suzie
• Upcoming children’s programming: Madagascar: A Little Wild, The Mighty Ones and TrollsTopia.
• Additional children’s programs premiering on Stan include: Norman Picklestripes, Powerbirds, The Christmas Letter and The Tiger Who Came to Tea.
• Stan Iconic series: The Office, Will & Grace, Parks and Recreation and 30 Rock. + movies and television series from the NBCUniversal and Sky Studios’ back-catalogues will soon arrive on Stan