UK commercial broadcasting network ITV has secured Walt Disney Co's 1999 theatrical slate.

The network has partnered with BVI-TV, the international distribution division of Walt Disney Television International, to secure the US studio's line-up. Titles under the deal include Sixth Sense, starring Bruce Willis; Runaway Bride, with Richard Gere and Julia Roberts; and Inspector Gadget, with Matthew Broderick.

The announcement was made by Doug Miller, vice-president and general manager for sales at BVI-TV, and David Liddiment, director of programmes for ITV. Other titles in the pact include The Insider, starring Russell Crowe and Al Pacino, and End Of Days, with Arnold Schwarzenegger.