Quebecor signs new programming deal

A three-year deal with Endemol Shine gives the media co exclusive broadcast rights to programs such as MasterChef Junior USA (pictured) in French Canada.

MasterChef JuniorQuebecor Content has signed an exclusive three-year distribution deal with global producer and distributor Endemol Shine International.

The deal gives Quebecor exclusive rights to broadcast a host of Endemol Shine programs in French-speaking Canada, including season eight of MasterChef Australia and U.K. tattoo and piercing docuseries Bodyshockers. 

Other lifestyle programming included in the deal are real estate competition series The Block and MasterChef Junior USA. 

The newly acquired shows will be aired across Quebecor’s platforms, including TVA and specialty channels CASA and Moi&Cie.