Telenet has signed an exclusive 3-year output deal with HBO covering all TV series and feature movies from the US pay channel. The operator will broadcast the programming on its Prime premium channels.
BBC Worldwide CEO John Smith is to step down His replacement as head of the BBC’s commercial arm is Tim Davie, currently head of audio [radio] and music.
US-based NeuLion has announced a partnership with MSG Varsity, to deliver live online over 400 high school games in the New York Metropolitan Area to more than 3 million households in the MSG Varsity market.
Local broadcaster TV Berlin has applied for insolvency, as its advertising income is not sufficient to bear the costs of running a local TV channel.