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April 2016

OVATION TV TAPS JEFF PHILLIPS AND LAUREN CONN TO ADAPT ‘THE CHRONICLES OF ARA’ FOR EIGHT-PART SERIES

Chronicles of Ara

SANTA MONICA, CA – April 13, 2016  Ovation has hired the writing duo of Jeff Phillips and Lauren Conn to adapt Joel Eisenberg and Stephen Hillard’s fantasy book series The Chronicles of Ara for an eight-part miniseries.

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OVATION TV TO PREMIERE SEASON TWO OF ‘RAIDERS OF THE LOST ART’ ON MAY 11

Critically-Acclaimed Art Crime and Investigation Series Returns 

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SANTA MONICA, CA – April 6, 2016  After a successful co-production partnership in 2014, Ovation TV and 3DD Productions have reunited for another season of Raiders for the Lost Art. Season Two will debut on Wednesday, May 11 at 10pm ET and will continue the series’ historical tour of some of the world’s greatest art crimes and mysteries. Episodes will air back-to-back each Wednesday night for six weeks.

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OVATION TV ACQUIRES U.S. PREMIERE RIGHTS TO DUO OF PICASSO DOCUMENTARIES FROM TERRANOA

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Picasso, The Legacy, Co-Written by Olivier Widmaier Picasso and Director Hugues Nancy, and Picasso: A Museum Reborn, will Debut on Ovation TV in Q4 ‘16

MIP TV: Cannes, France – April 4, 2016  Ovation TV, America’s only arts network, has acquired U.S. premiere rights to two documentaries from the International distributor Terranoa.  Picasso, The Legacy (1 x 52’) and Picasso: A Museum Reborn (1 X 52’) will premiere on Ovation TV in Q4 2016. The announcement was made today by Scott Woodward, EVP of Programming and Production, Ovation TV.

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OVATION TV ACQUIRES U.S. PREMIERE RIGHTS TO INTERNATIONAL HIT MINI-SERIES ‘VERSAILLES’ FROM ZODIAK RIGHTS

America’s Only Arts Network to Raise the Curtain on the Epic Anglo-French Drama Created by Simon Mirren & David Wolstencroft October 1, 2016

MIP: Cannes, France – April 4, 2016  Ovation TV, America’s premier network for arts and cultural programming, has acquired U.S. premiere rights to Versailles (10 x 60’) from Zodiak Rights, part of Banijay Group. A Canal+ original production, the series is co-produced by Capa Drama, Zodiak Fiction and Incendo. Versailles is scheduled to premiere on Ovation TV October 1, 2016.

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