Latest News

AMC and the BBC previously collaborated on drama series Top of the Lake.

AMC Networks is buying a 49.9% stake in BBC America for US$200 million (€158 million). The US listed channel operator and the commercial arm of… Read more

Crispin Odey

The finance company owned by Rupert Murdoch’s formerson-in-law, Crispin Odey, has agreed to sell almost all of its minority stake in the Sky Deutschland. Odey… Read more

Tom Szkutak

Amazon will continue investing in original content for its Prime Instant Video service after billing roughly US$100 million on originals in the third quarter, according… Read more

Editor’s choice

Comment

Kate Bulkley

Pay TV operators, mobile providers and tech giants are all investing in content assets, and there is a lot to play for, writes Kate Bulkley… Read more

sky sports app - now tv

UK pay TV operator BSkyB has launched a Sky Sports News HQ app on the Now TV box, the Roku-made device that delivers its low-cost… Read more

Miles Weaver Headshot

In the wake of the World Cup, Piksel’s Miles Weaver assesses second screen activity around the event. “Sport is about moments,” a smart man at… Read more

More News

Mediaset

Italian broadcaster Mediaset has moved to distance itself from an emerging scandal surrounding Emilio Fede, the former head of the broadcaster’s news service TG4. According… Read more

Jørgen Madsen Lindemann, MTG president and CEO.

Modern Times Group said it is making “significant progress,” with profits and revenues both up in Q3 as continued growth at Viaplay more than compensating… Read more

Barbara Kraus

The average US broadband household now watches more than 17 hours of non-linear video per-week, compared to just 11.5 hours of linear video, according to… Read more

BBC_CRB_Launch youview red button iplayer

UK connected TV platform YouView has added the latest, updated version of the BBC’s iPlayer, as well as the BBC’s Connected Red Button service, to its… Read more