Fox will handle DVD and VOD marketing and distribution for MGM’s film and TV product until June 2020.
MGM has renewed its worldwide home entertainment deal with Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment to June 2020.
Fox will continue to handle marketing and distribution services for Blu-ray and DVD, as well as manage the operations and marketing of digital HD and transactional VOD for MGM’s film library, which includes the James Bond (pictured) and Rocky franchises, as well as Blu-ray and DVD for MGM’s television series, including Vikings.
The studios have had a home entertainment partnership since 1999.
Gary Barber, chairman and CEO of MGM, said: “The Fox Home Entertainment team have delivered strong results for MGM and we look forward to more success together in the future.”
Added Mike Dunn, president worldwide, Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment: “Our partnership with MGM has been a tremendous success over the past 17 years. It is a privilege to continue to steward their prestigious library of commercially and critically acclaimed films.”