Sony catches ‘Beauty’

TV unit nabs rights to Vietnamese movie

Sony Pictures Television Intl. has acquired Asian TV rights to Vietnamese movie “Long-Legged Beauty.”

Pic is a first for production house Galaxy Studio and is the debut feature of shorts helmer Vu Ngoc Dang, who won Vietnam’s National Youth Film Contest for short movie. Pic headed the Vietnamese B.O. and was a nominee for film at the Vietnamese Film Awards.

“Beauty” is a tale of teen rebellion about a girl who breaks from family traditions to pursue a modeling career. Pic includes real-life Vietnamese supermodels such as Anh Thu, Ngoc Nga, Duong Yen Ngoc, Xuan Lan and Thanh Hang.

Deal with Sony is understood to be the first time a Vietnamese picture has been distribbed by a Hollywood studio.

SPTI recently acquired rights to Japanese miniseries “Tokyo Friends,” Korean animation “MaskMan,” and “Riding Alone for Thousands of Miles” by “Curse of the Golden Flower” helmer Zhang Yimou.

More TV

  • HBO Latin America Bows First Colombian

    HBO Latin America Makes First Colombian Fiction TV Series

    Sony Pictures Television Intl. has acquired Asian TV rights to Vietnamese movie “Long-Legged Beauty.” Pic is a first for production house Galaxy Studio and is the debut feature of shorts helmer Vu Ngoc Dang, who won Vietnam’s National Youth Film Contest for short movie. Pic headed the Vietnamese B.O. and was a nominee for film […]

  • Carpool Karaoke in London with Paul

    Paul McCartney Joins James Corden for Carpool Karaoke (Watch)

    Sony Pictures Television Intl. has acquired Asian TV rights to Vietnamese movie “Long-Legged Beauty.” Pic is a first for production house Galaxy Studio and is the debut feature of shorts helmer Vu Ngoc Dang, who won Vietnam’s National Youth Film Contest for short movie. Pic headed the Vietnamese B.O. and was a nominee for film […]

  • Dear White People Netflix

    'Dear White People' Renewed for Season 3 at Netflix

    Sony Pictures Television Intl. has acquired Asian TV rights to Vietnamese movie “Long-Legged Beauty.” Pic is a first for production house Galaxy Studio and is the debut feature of shorts helmer Vu Ngoc Dang, who won Vietnam’s National Youth Film Contest for short movie. Pic headed the Vietnamese B.O. and was a nominee for film […]

  • ROSEANNE - "Netflix & Pill" -

    'Roseanne' Spinoff 'The Conners' Ordered by ABC

    Sony Pictures Television Intl. has acquired Asian TV rights to Vietnamese movie “Long-Legged Beauty.” Pic is a first for production house Galaxy Studio and is the debut feature of shorts helmer Vu Ngoc Dang, who won Vietnam’s National Youth Film Contest for short movie. Pic headed the Vietnamese B.O. and was a nominee for film […]

  • Jason Bateman Ozark

    TV Roundup: 'Ozark' Season 2 Release Date, Anita Baker Wins Lifetime Achievement Award

    Sony Pictures Television Intl. has acquired Asian TV rights to Vietnamese movie “Long-Legged Beauty.” Pic is a first for production house Galaxy Studio and is the debut feature of shorts helmer Vu Ngoc Dang, who won Vietnam’s National Youth Film Contest for short movie. Pic headed the Vietnamese B.O. and was a nominee for film […]

  • Charles Krauthammer Weeks to Live

    Charles Krauthammer, Columnist and Fox News Commentator, Dies at 68

    Sony Pictures Television Intl. has acquired Asian TV rights to Vietnamese movie “Long-Legged Beauty.” Pic is a first for production house Galaxy Studio and is the debut feature of shorts helmer Vu Ngoc Dang, who won Vietnam’s National Youth Film Contest for short movie. Pic headed the Vietnamese B.O. and was a nominee for film […]

  • 'Better Call Saul': Rhea Seehorn, Vince

    'Better Call Saul': 10 Things We Learned About Season 4 From the AMC Summit Panel

    Sony Pictures Television Intl. has acquired Asian TV rights to Vietnamese movie “Long-Legged Beauty.” Pic is a first for production house Galaxy Studio and is the debut feature of shorts helmer Vu Ngoc Dang, who won Vietnam’s National Youth Film Contest for short movie. Pic headed the Vietnamese B.O. and was a nominee for film […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content