Canal+ extends YouTube offering after December ratings success

Pay TV operator Canal+ has hailed the success of its multichannel YouTube offering one month after their launch. 

According to the broadcaster, the channels saw 39 video views and attracted 1.5 million subscribers in December.

The D8 comedy channel Palmashow secured second place amongst all comedy channels viewed in France and saw 481,000 subscribers sign up in December. Canal+’s Connasse channel saw two million views in December.

Canal+ said it is launching two new YouTube channels, hidden camera channel Action Discrete and comedy channel Bapt & Gaël, adding to the existing 17 on air.