Fremantle picks up Crackerjack

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FremantleMedia has acquired Aussie TV producer Crackerjack, which was founded 10 years ago by brothers Mark and Carl Fennessy.

Duo previously did stints at Seven, Nine and MTV Networks in Australia.

Crackerjack, which supplies shows to broadcasters and cablers throughout Oz and New Zealand, specializes in light entertainment, reality, gameshows, gabbers and docusoaps.

Mark and Carl Fennessy will continue in their current roles as Crackerjack CEO and managing director, respectively.

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