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Nora Roberts books to be adapted

Mandalay, Stephanie Germain, Tandem team

BERLIN — Mandalay Television, Stephanie Germain Prods. and Munich-based Tandem Communications will partner on four more TV movies based on the novels of bestselling author Nora Roberts.

Lifetime Network, which saw its ratings triple with the first four Roberts pics, will again air the movies in the U.S.

The first collection, which included “Montana Sky,” “Angels Fall,” “Blue Smoke” and “Carolina Moon,” sold in more than 160 territories.

The movies have topped TV ratings worldwide; in Germany they achieved stellar ratings on ARD and the pubcaster is expected to nab the new batch.

Tandem is handling international sales for the as yet untitled productions.

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