HOLLYWOOD — Documentary distrib CABLEready has added 60 episodes of its “Medical Detectives” forensic series to its international lineup, increasing the package to 203 half-hours.
“Medical Detectives” airs in 50 countries and on Discovery Channel abroad. Key outlets include Vox in Germany, Five in the U.K., SBS6 in the Netherlands and TLC in the U.S.
Also in the U.S., “Medical Detectives” appears as part of “Forensic Files,” Court TV’s top-rated series, which has found success on NBC. The series began on TLC in 1998. Ten-year-old Connecticutt-based CABLEready is also licensing forensics-focussed docs — “Crime Seen” and “Forensic Files” — which are, like “Medical Detectives,” produced by Medstar TV.