Canada's Bell Media Acquires 'Anger Management'


Bell Media has announced that it acquired exclusive Canadian multiplatform TV and digital rights to Anger Management from Lionsgate-owned distributor Debmar-Mercury.

The Canadian deal is one of the first announced international sales for the show, which goes into production early next year and will air on FX in the U.S.

In announcing the deal, Bell Media, which owns the Canadian broadcaster CTV, noted that it would lay out its plans for the multi-platform roll-out and scheduling of the series on CTV at a later date.


Besides the CTV network and a major group of broadcast stations, Bell Media owns 29 specialty channels and is a division of the Canada's largest communication's company, BCE, which is a major provider of phone, high speed data, satellite TV and other services.

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