Sky and HBO are on the verge of a new output deal that would give the paycaster continued access to HBO’s new production and content library.
German pay-TV broadcaster Sky Deutschland has launched a subscription video-on-demand service in Switzerland offering TV series and movies for a monthly flat fee of CHF14.90 (€12.90).
Sky Atlantic has announced a second series for The Tunnel, the cross-channel drama, and co-production between Sky Atlantic and Canal+.
BBC Three controller Zai Bennett is to leave the corporation and will become director of Sky Atlantic.
Sky Atlantic HD, the channel that will house the HBO library in the UK, will launch on February 1st.
US advertising drama Mad Men and the recent exclusive acquisition of the HBO content slate will form the backbone of a new channel, Sky Atlantic HD, launching in early 2011.