MIPTV 2012 – CANNES. It is the ambition of A+E Networks to launch its successful US Lifetime brand in the UK and Europe, but there are as yet no concrete plans to bring the channel to Europe.
MIPTV 2012 – CANNES. Swiss-based iConcerts has finalised a deal with UK based 3DD Entertainment to produce the first ever live performance ‘augmented reality’ TV format which will be powered by iConcerts ViPass platform.
MIPTV 2012 – CANNES. International Lyons-based news channel Euronews said it has reached its goal of becoming the most connected media worldwide, and announces the launch on 11 smart TV platforms.
MIPTV 2012 – CANNES. AMC/Sundance Channel Global is bolstering its programming slate by acquiring the rights to a wide range of new productions, acclaimed series and independent films,
MIPTV 2012 – CANNES. Antoine Villeneuve, CEO TV channels of Lagardère Active, and Francesco Nespega, managing partner of Italian broadcaster Switchover Media, have announced that
MIPTV 2012 – CANNES. Miramax and Sky Italia have announced a new movie deal under which Sky will air many of the leading titles from Miramax’s unmatched collection across all of Sky Italia’s pay television channels in Italy.
MIPTV 2012 – CANNES. French adult entertainment broadcaster Marc Dorcel is now developing its smart TV app with the main TV manufacturers in The Netherlands, Korea and Japan.
MIPTV 2012 – CANNES. A+E Networks has appointed Christopher Barry as managing director, international strategy and digital media. He will report to Sean Cohan, SVP, international.