The total number of subscribers to Chellomedia’s Film1 and Sport1 premium channels has reached 525,000, a growth of 7% during the past 12 months.
UPC Nederland will start distributing HBO Nederland on its network from Tuesday, December 11 in both SD and HD quality.
Chellomedia Benelux has appointed Will Moerer to the newly created position of VP, Sport1/Film1, marking a reshuffle of the broadcaster’s management structure.
Dutch premium channel Film1 is launching a TV Everywhere service with Tvinci’s online TV Platform.
The launch of HBO in the Netherlands in a joint venture with cable operator Ziggo marks an interesting move for the Time-Warner owned company.
Chellomedia’s Dutch premium channels Film1 and Sport1 have announced a 7% growth in subscriber numbers bringing the total to 490,000 for the year ended December 2011.
Chellomedia has announced that it will add Sundance Channel to its portfolio in the Netherlands as of March 1.
The European Commission has given the green light for the joint venture between Holland’s largest cable operator Ziggo and HBO to launch premium channels in the country.
Chellomedia Direct Programming will launch a new premium channel in the Netherlands named Film1 Series on January 17. The new channel is the broadcaster’s answer to the imminent start of HBO in Holland.
Liberty Global’s European content division Chellomedia has reported record subscription numbers for its Dutch premium channels Film1 and Sport1. At the end of 2010 there were 460,000, up 7% compared to the previous year.