Tubi, BBC Ink Deal for 400 Hours of AVOD Content

Tubi Sept. 2 announced a deal with BBC Studios that brings more than 400 hours of programming to Fox Entertainment’s ad-supported VOD service.

New titles are now available and, beginning Sept. 15, Tubi will be the domestic AVOD home to “The First Team,” starring Will Arnett, and “Life,” written by award-winning screenwriter Mike Bartlett (“Doctor Foster”), as well as debut the Baby Cow-produced “High & Dry.”

Also as part of the deal, Tubi users will have access to multiple seasons of long-running BBC series, including “Antiques Roadshow,” as well as “Atlantis,” “Misfits,” “Monarch of the Glen,” “The Musketeers,” “Primeval” and “Robin Hood,” among others.

“We are thrilled to begin our first-ever partnership with BBC Studios,” Adam Lewinson, chief content officer for Tubi, said in a statement.

Dina Vangelisti, EVP of content sales at BBC Studios, said the Tubi deal helps expand the AVOD’s growing footprint in the United States.

“The partnership signifies a dedication to increasing our presence on AVOD platforms, expanding awareness of our content catalog as well as bringing fresh programming to new audiences,” Vangelisti said.

Titles now available on Tubi include “A Young Doctor’s Notebook,” “Atlantis,” “Bedlam,” “Blackout,” “Case Sensitive,” “Class,” “Confessions of a Serial Killer,” “Crime and “Punishment,” “The Fixer,” “The Guilty,” “In the Flesh,” “Inspector Alleyn Mysteries,” “Jack The Ripper: Prime Suspect,” “The Interceptor,” “The Lost Prince,” “Misfits,” “Monarch of the Glen,” “Moses Jones,” “The Musketeers,” “Primeval,” “Robin Hood,” “The Shadow Line,” “The Fades,” “Sarah & Duck,” “The Aliens” and “Yakka Dee.”

Titles available beginning Sept. 15 include “A Foreign Field,” “Black Easter,” “Consuming Passion: 100 Years of Mills and Boon,” “High & Dry,” “The Deep,” “The First Men in the Moon,” “Frankenstein,” “Life,” “Monarch of the Glen: Hogmanay 2003,” “Pride,” “The First Team,” and “The Turn of the Screw.” Select seasons of “Antiques Roadshow” will be available Oct. 15.

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