The European Commission has approved the proposed acquisition of parts of Fox by Disney, but the decision is conditional on full compliance with commitments offered by Disney.
At A+E Networks, Heather Jones has been promoted to the position of Senior Vice-President, Content and Creative EMEA, reporting to Dean Possenniskie, Managing Director, EMEA.
A+E Networks has named Patricio Teubal as the new General Manager of A+E Networks Italy, starting in December.
Paul Buccieri has been named president of A+E Networks Group after having served as president, A+E Studios and A+E Networks Portfolio Group, since 2016.
A+E Networks has chosen You.i TV as the enabling technology to extend its History TVE app, a streaming service that offers hundreds of hours of series, documentaries and specials, to TV-connected devices.
A+E Networks has expanded the distribution of its factual entertainment channel H2 in Poland and Croatia.
UPDATED. A+E Networks president and CEO Nancy Dubuc has decided to step down from her role, effective April 16, 2018.
A+E Networks UK and TalkTalk have renewed their partnership in a long-term carriage deal, securing the continued distribution of A+E’s UK pay channel brands on TalkTalk’s TV platform.
ProSiebenSat.1 has entered a partnership with A+E Networks enabling the German media group to screen the US broadcaster’s programmes on its channels.
A+E Networks will acquire full ownership of A+E Networks Germany following a 12-year joint venture with NBC Universal International.