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Sky to launch Fortitude series in Europe, US on 29 January

Wednesday 14 January 2015 | 10:28 CET | News
Pay TV operator Sky will launch its drama Fortitude on 29 January to 20 million customers in the UK, Ireland, Germany, Austria and Italy. This is the first Sky original series to premiere simultaneously across all five markets since the group bought Sky Italy and Sky Germany in November 2014. In addition to its launch on Sky, Fortitude will premiere on the same day to 47 million US households through co-producer Pivot TV, part of Participant Media. Fortitude tells the story of a close-knit Arctic community that starts to unravel when a mysterious death threatens the town. It stars Stanley

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Companies: Sky
Countries: Europe / World
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