V-Me Picks Up German Autobahn Actioner 'Cobra 11'

Spanish-language channel is the first U.S.-based buyer of European hit.

CANNES – Spanish-language public broadcaster V-Me has picked up the long-running, high-octane German Autobahn cops series Cobra 11. V-Me will be the first U.S.-based network to air the show, now entering its 16th season in Germany and a hit across continental Europe.

Sales group Telepool negotiated the V-Me deal at international TV market MipTV along with several others, including one with Italian pubweb RAI, which picked up Cobra 11 for a 15th season.