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MIPTV: Viewster Takes 'The Inbetweeners' and 'Peep Show'

Inbetweeners Portrait - H 2011
"Inbetweeners"

The European VOD operator signs deals for some 200 titles, including Australian sitcom "At Home with Julia" and Argentine telenovela "Laola."

CANNES - Swiss-based VOD operator Viewster has signed a series of deals for more than 200 titles, adding popular international series including British comedies The Inbetweeners and Peep Show to its on-demand catalog.

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Other series Viewster has nabbed for its global network including Australian comedy At Home With Julia, the hit Argentine telenovela Lalola and SyFy's short-lived futuristic series Flash Gordon. 

The deals mark part of a larger trend by on-demand platforms to add more television content to their catalogues of feature films. Viewster's on-demand, ad-based series is available in some 120 countries worldwide.