ProSiebenSat.1 and Discovery are extending the management of their joint streaming service around CEO Alexandar Vassilev, scheduled to launch in summer 2019.
Zattoo is expanding its pay-TV package Zattoo Plus with TNT Film, TNT Serie and TNT Comedy in Germany.
Stefan Langefeld, chairman of the management board of German media company Pantaflix AG, has resigned from the management board in agreement with the supervisory board as of the end of the current month.
German TV streaming service waipu.tv is now available as an app on smart TV sets from Samsung.
UK-based digital kids’ network and studio WildBrain has been appointed to exclusively manage content on YouTube for German toy manufacturer Playmobil to help grow the brand internationally.
Magine TV will terminate its TV streaming service in Germany on February 28, 2019.
Amazon will contest the decision by Bavarian media authority BLM to ban an episode of its original production Pastewka due to an alleged breach of German advertising rules.
The fourth episode of the eighth season of the series Pastewka on Amazon Prime Video violates the prohibition of surreptitious advertising in the federal German broadcast law, according to Bavarian media authority BLM.
The Swiss Federal Office of Culture (BAK) wants to set up a streaming platform for Swiss films.
Henning Nieslony will join the management team of RTL interactive, the digital media subsidiary of German broadcaster Mediengruppe RTL Deutschland, on February 1, 2019.