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AMC Networks

AMC Networks to lay off 10% of staff

AMC Networks, the US cable entertainment company, is letting go 10 per cent of its staff, amounting to nearly 100 positions, in a reorganisation designed to streamline the company’s linear and streaming operations. CEO Josh Sapan announced the cuts during a virtual town hall, according to Deadline, saying a strategic evaluation of the company had […]

November 19, 2020

‘Netflix Fan’ and Acorn TV launch in Spain

In a new move to bet on TV series to boost subscriptions, Vodafone Spain will include Acorn TV in its OTT from November 3rd. The VoD service, from AMC Networks, specialises in British TV series and English-speaking content. TAcorn TV will be for free during November and €3.99 a month thereafter. Vodafone subscribers will have […]

October 20, 2020From David Del Valle in Madrid

AMC Networks channels on Antenna Hungária

AMC Networks International – Central and Northern Europe (AMCNI CNE), and Hungary’s state-owned broadcast operator Antenna Hungária have announced a multi-year, long term channel distribution agreement to launch AMCNI CNE’s entire portfolio on all of the major service provider’s line-up. The partnership will also see all of AMCNI CNE’s television channels available in Antenna Hungária’s […]

September 3, 2020

Shudder expands to Australia & NZ

AMC Networks has announced that Shudder, its premium subscription streaming service for horror, thriller, and the supernatural is now available in Australia and New Zealand, expanding a global footprint that already encompasses the UK, the US, Canada, Germany and Ireland. “We’re thrilled to share our unrivaled collection of curated horror and supernatural movies and series […]

August 17, 2020

F1 extends TV rights deal with AMC Networks CNE

Formula 1 has announced that AMC Networks International – Central and Northern Europe (AMCNI CNE) has extended its TV rights agreement to exclusively show the full FIA Formula 1 World Championship until 2023 in Czech Republic and Slovakia. The extended three-year agreement will see Sport1 and Sport2 show the drama unfold across each race weekend, […]

August 12, 2020

Luxembourg: AMC Networks channels on PostTV

International broadcaster AMC Networks International (AMCNI) and telco POST Luxembourg have announced the launch of four new entertainment channels on PostTV, the largest IPTV platform in Luxembourg. CBS Reality, Extreme Sports Channel, KinoweltTV and Outdoor Channel are now part of Entertain Me!, PostTV’s à la-carte package. This is the first time these channels of the […]

August 3, 2020

Luxembourg: AMC Networks channels on PostTV

International broadcaster AMC Networks International (AMCNI) and telco POST Luxembourg have announced the launch of four new entertainment channels on PostTV, an IPTV platform in Luxembourg. CBS Reality, Extreme Sports Channel, KinoweltTV and Outdoor Channel are now part of Entertain Me!, PostTV’s à la-carte package. This is the first time these channels of the AMCNI […]

July 27, 2020