Sky and A+E Networks have announced to extend their long-term partnership to distribute A+E content to Sky customers in the U.K., Ireland, Italy, Germany and Austria. The deal includes six brands: History, Lifetime, Crime Investigation, H2, A&E and Blaze. Moreover, customers will be able to access brands and content via non-linear platforms (Sky GO and NOW TV).

Dean Possenniskie, managing director, EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) at A+E Networks, said: “We are very proud that we have created an enhanced long-term partnership with Sky across Europe. It demonstrates our network’s commitment to delivering the highest quality brands and content to viewers across Europe”. Rob Webster, group director of partner channels at Sky, echoed his words: “It’s great to have built on Sky’s decade-long relationship with A+E, a relationship created thanks to our partners who trust us to treat their brands and content as if they were our own.”