The movies and series produced by 20th Century Fox will continue to shown by ProSiebenSat.1’s channels following a new multi-year contract the German TV group signed with the Hollywood Studio.
German sports broadcaster Sport1 has acquired the free-to-air TV rights for the Europa League from European football association UEFA for the 2015/16 to 2017/18 seasons.
beIN Sports, the sports subsidiary of Qatar-based Al Jazeera group, has acquired the international live broadcast rights of German football league Bundesliga in all territories where it is present.
German public broadcaster ARD has confirmed that it will recommence live coverage of the Tour de France this year following a 3-year break.
German subscription broadcaster Sky Deutschland has acquired the TV rights for the World Men’s Handball Championship 2015 in Qatar and will broadcast all 88 games exclusively in Germany and Austria.
German pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland has acquired the live transmission rights of the UEFA Europa League until the 2017/18 season for Germany and Austria.
Germany’s largest cable operator Kabel Deutschland has agreed to pay €41.1 million for the cable distribution rights of 144 commercial national and international TV and radio channels.
DFL Sports Enterprises has allocated the international audiovisual media rights for Germany’s domestic football league Bundesliga for the 2015/16 and 2016/17 seasons in 18 countries in Europe and beyond.
German pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland and Warner Bros. International Television Distribution have agreed to an early extension of their cooperation for several more years.
Clipfish, the video portal operated by German media group RTL, has commenced offering several TV series from BBC Worldwide.