U nabs U.K., Scandi rights to ‘Marley’

Fortissimo sells docu to multiple territories

Universal Pictures Intl. Entertainment has snapped up U.K. and Scandinavian rights to Bob Marley docu “Marley,” helmed by Kevin Macdonald.

Pic, which is being sold by Fortissimo Films, has also sold to Italy (Lucky Red), Spain (Avalon Distribution), South Africa (Nu Metro), Portugal (Lusomundo/Film & TV House), Germany and Austria (Studiocanal), Poland (Best Film), France (Wild Side Films), Latin America (HBO Latin America Pan Regional Pay TV), Oz and New Zealand (Roadshow), Benelux (E1), Middle East (Front Row) and Switzerland (Elite).

Pic is skedded for a April 20 release in the U.K.

Shangri-La Entertainment and Tuff Gong Pictures produced, in association with Cowboy Films.

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