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A+E Networks names Sanchez SVP Digital Distribution

A+E Networks Global Content Sales has announced that Carlos Sanchez has joined the company as Senior Vice President of Digital Distribution for Global Content Sales. The news was announced by Mark Garner, EVP of Content Sales and Business Development, to whom Sanchez will be reporting. In his new role, Sanchez will drive growth of the […]

May 3, 2022

A+E Networks GCS promotes Hall

A+E Networks Global Content Sales has announced that Lori Hall has been promoted to Vice President of International Programming. The news was announced by Liz Soriano, SVP of International Programming, to whom Hall reports. In her new role, Hall takes on the programming, scheduling, and development of A+E’s FAST channels, in addition to her responsibilities […]

April 14, 2022

A+E Networks hires Gühne

A+E Networks Global Content Sales has appointed Dr. Kerstin Gühne, PhD as Vice President of Global Content Sales, EMEA. In her new role based in London, Gühne will oversee distribution of A+E’s expansive library of premium content across all platforms including linear, AVoD, and SVoD throughout German-speaking Europe and Turkey. “Kerstin is a highly accomplished […]

April 7, 2022

PlutoTV adds new channels from A+E Networks UK

Pluto TV, the FAST TV service from Paramount, has launched two new channels in partnership with A+E Networks UK. Inside Crime UK and Mystery TV are the first themed channels from the broadcaster to launch on Pluto TV in the UK. Inside Crime UK goes behind the headlines of some of the country’s most infamous […]

April 6, 2022

Peter named A+E Networks VP Marketing & Comms

Kelli Peter has been appointed as A+E Networks UK’s new Vice President of Marketing & Communications in a new role with an expanded remit, which will see Peter focus on digital transformation and product development alongside working on the company’s existing linear and on-demand services. Peter previously held senior positions at Discovery where she was […]

March 30, 2022

FOX Nation to launch Duck Family Treasure in June

FOX Nation will debut a new series in conjunction with Warm Spring Productions, entitled Duck Family Treasure, announced Jason Klarman, president of the platform. Fronted by the Robertson family of A&E’s hit programme Duck Dynasty, the 10-part series will be available this June, with episodes released weekly. In making the announcement, Klarman said, “Since adding the coveted Duck Dynasty series […]

March 23, 2022

Crime+Investigation UK unveils Once Upon a True Crime

Crime+Investigation UK has announced a new four part-series, Once Upon a True Crime, which follows some of Britain’s best-selling crime fiction writers as they turn detective to explore the enduring mysteries of the real-life murder cases which have inspired some of their most famous characters and novels. Scheduled to premiere in spring 2022, the series […]

February 15, 2022

VIZIO extends A+E Networks content on SmartCast

VIZIO SmartCast viewers in the US now have access to A+E Networks subscription streaming apps HISTORY Vault, A&E Crime Central and Lifetime Movie Club – all commercial free. SmartCast users can dive into A+E Networks apps, including:  HISTORY Vault  – Over 3,500 hours of content offering from The HISTORY Channel’s extensive catalogue. A&E Crime Central […]

February 7, 2022

A+E Networks launches HISTORY Play in Hungary

A+E Networks EMEA has launched streaming service HISTORY Play in Hungary. The SVoD brand will offer exclusive documentaries and premium factual entertainment and will be available via RTL Most+ in the Hungarian market. The launch of HISTORY Play in Hungary marks the premiere of the brand in the Central-Eastern European region. HISTORY Play is already […]

February 1, 2022

Encompass to launch A+E Networks on Altitude Media Cloud

Encompass Digital Media, a global managed service provider for television networks, broadcasters, sports leagues and OTT platforms, will launch A+E Networks entirely on Altitude Media Cloud, Encompass’ scalable and flexible processing platform built for broadcast and designed to support the most demanding media applications. Altitude offers AEN industry-defining SLAs and complete resiliency across multiple geographical […]

December 2, 2021