Paramount Global has announced two key appointments to further international expansion of its streaming services Paramount+ and Pluto TV.
Olivier Jollet has joined ViacomCBS Networks International (VCNI) to head up a new business unit which includes the entire digital portfolio – AVOD, SVOD, mobile services and products as well as advanced advertising and VDSI – for Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia (EMEAA).
Pluto TV has launched three new linear channels in Germany and Austria, drawn from the entertainment brand portfolio of parent company Viacom.
US streaming provider Pluto TV will launch a fully localised service in Germany and Austria on December 4, 2018.
Pluto TV is expanding its free streaming television service into Europe, premiering in the UK market on Sky Now TV.