US media company AMC Networks has acquired German pay-TV movie channel Kinowelt TV, paving the way to roll out its Sundance Channel in Germany, Austria and Switzerland for the first time.
Game of Thrones has the honour of becoming the most downloaded TV-show for the second year in a row, according to the TorrentFreak website.
MIPTV 2012 – CANNES. “Pay-TV, whether delivered via cable, satellite or a telco, continues to be the sector to experience the greatest growth in all of television,” said Josh Sapan, president and CEO, AMC Networks, at his MIP keynote address.
AMC Networks has announced that Bruce Tuchman is joining the company as president, AMC/Sundance Channel Global, the company’s international division.