Trailer Park Boys’ new US deal

From Bill Brioux at TV Feeds My Family:

  • Trailer Park Boys lands new US deal
    “U.S. rights to the long running Canadian comedy about a hard drinkin’ group of East Coast misfits have been acquired by the satellite television service DirecTV. The deal, reported online by Bill Carter in The New York Times Friday, is part of a move by DirecTV to create a HBO-like premium service. Seventeen million subscribers already have access to the channel, which previously carried soaps and game shows.” Read more.