CRAZY COW has inked a distribution agreement with the Czech private channel TV Barrandov, which has acquired the rights to “Vanished’ (original title = “Spoorloos Verdwenen”) , the Dutch series about a specialized police team, fully committed in tracking down people who have been reported missing.
Jana Porybna – TV Barrandov’s Head of Acquisitions, commented : “Vanished is a good crime series, we liked the script , the actors. The series is full of action, but no violent, which is perfect for our weekday EFR slot. It will be scheduled from September, 2008 and stripped from Monday till Friday”.
TV Barrandov bought directly ALL (33) episodes (that is to say Seasons 1, 2 and 3).
Michel Daemen – CRAZY COW, added : “. “We are thrilled to announce this deal with TV Barandov and to start a long-standing collaboration with this new network. We are sure that our Dutch police series will be as successfull in Czech republic as in its original market”.
Canada, France, Hungary, Slovakia, Italy, Russia… are also intersted in the Dutch police series. Season 3 of Vanished-Spoorloos Verdwenen will launch in a few weeks in prime-time on the Dutch public television.