M-Net lands Sony dramas

M-Net in Africa has acquired a slate of new dramas after signing a distribution deal with Sony Pictures Television.

The agreement includes new US dramas The Blacklist, Masters of Sex, Rake and The Night Shift, and current series Breaking Bad and Drop Dead Diva.

NBC has given a full season order to The Blacklist, while Showtime’s Masters of Sex has been renewed for a second season. A&E ordered a sixth season of Drop Dead Diva.