Tele Muenchen takes Screenings haul

'Easy Money,' 'Rita Rocks' among deals

BERLIN -- German rights giant Tele Muenchen Group opened up its checkbook at this year's Los Angeles Screenings, signing multiyear output deals with Media Rights Capital and ShineReveille International to come home with a suitcase stuffed with new U.S. series.

TMG's deals are for all German-language rights and include the CW's "Easy Money," "I.M. Valentine" and "F.A.T. City," Fox's "Outnumbered," the Lifetime sitcom "Rita Rocks" and two animated series: HBO's "The Life & Times of Tim" and "The Goode Family," which airs on ABC.