Among cable networks, HBO saw the most piracy, with 381,952 users worldwide and 38,330 users in the US illegally sharing HBO content daily.
The NPD Group has retracted a press release about the number of pay-TV and SVOD subscribers in the US.
Marc-Antoine d’Halluin has resigned as president and chief executive of the Orbit Showtime Network.
The niche movie channel Showtime will add a number of blockbusters to its schedule in the Baltic Republics, with the first titles premiering in October.
Orbit-Showtime has confirmed its new identity as OSN-Orbit Showtime Network, in the process unveiling eight new channels for the Middle East, including the first western entertainment channel to be dubbed into Arabic and the region’s first bouquet of three high definition channels.
Showtime Arabia and Orbit are poised to announce a new on-air brand, Broadband TV News can confirm.
Boxer, the digital terrestrial pay-TV platform for Sweden, will launch its sixth multiplex today (December 1), adding the new channels Showtime, Star, TV 7, BBC World News and Disney XD.