Following a successful 26-year tenure as president and CEO at AMC Networks, Josh Sapan has notified the company of his desire to transition to executive vice chairman.
AMC Networks is to reduce the headcount of its US office by 10%.
Streaming service Acorn TV from AMC Networks is to launch in the UK market.
AMC Networks has announced that its four targeted subscription video on demand services – Acorn TV, Shudder, Sundance Now, and UMC (Urban Movie Channel) – now exceed two million subscribers in. the US.
Noel Manzano has joined AMC Networks as its VP of international programming.
Marco Frazier, former Senior VP of International Distribution for Digital & New Platforms at AMC Networks, has joined the UK-based entertainment company Pantomimus Media Limited as Head of Corporate Development.
AMC Networks’ Acorn TV has appointed Kerensa Samanidis to a newly created role, General Manager of Acorn TV International.
AMC Networks International Southern Europe and RedRum – the label dedicated to Wild Duck’s fantastic and horror content – join forces to launch Planet Horror.
In case of a no-deal Brexit, AMC Networks International is looking at Madrid to acquire a licence for its channels to be distributed across Europe.
AMC Networks is pulling the plug out of its Dutch language linear channel in The Netherlands and Belgium.