BBC's 'Rock' on sales roll

Cajuiero, Marcelo
November 2008
Daily Variety;11/12/2008, Vol. 301 Issue 28, p6
Trade Publication
The article announces a string of sales for documentary series "Seven Ages of Rock" from BBC Worldwide Ltd. Among those that have acquired the program is TV Globo in Brazil, Hispanoamerica TV in Paraguay, and TVN in Chile, bringing total global sales to 41 broadcasters. The series comprises seven episodes which feature Queen, the Rolling Stones, and Pink Floyd.


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