AMCNI launches dedicated local feed for CBS Reality in Romania

AMC Networks International UK (AMCNI UK) has announced the launch of CBS Reality in Romania. The channel is a dedicated local feed of the factual entertainment network, which is a JV between AMCNI UK and Paramount Global. CBS Reality first launched in Romania in 2001 as part of the EMEA feed, with the channel now […]

AMCNI secures comprehensive rights deal with UEFA in Slovakia

AMC Networks International – Central and Northern Europe (AMCNI – CNE) has agreed a deal with UEFA to exclusively broadcast matches from the Slovakian national football team. Sport1 and Sport2 have acquired exclusive live rights to 30 Slovak national football team matches between 2022-2028. The package will include the qualifying matches of the UEFA EURO […]

AMCNI ups Frazier to new digital distribution role

AMC Networks International (AMCNI) has upped Marco Frazier to the newly created role of senior vice president, international distribution – digital and new platforms. Frazier will oversee worldwide distribution of AMC Networks International’s linear channels on new and digital media platforms. Based in Rome, Italy, he will continue to report to Ed Palluth, executive vice […]

AMC hires new channels chief

Scripps Networks executive Kevin Dickie is joining the international arm of AMC and two other executives have been given new responsibilities in a rejig at the channel operator. Dickie joins AMC Networks International this month and will take the newly-created role of senior VP, channels group, UK, MEA and Poland. In the UK the AMC […]

AMC agrees raft of distribution deals

AMC Networks International (AMCNI) has reached distribution deals with pay TV operators in Central and Eastern Europe, Iberia and Latin America. AMCNI said the agreements and channel launches, which span its brand portfolio, stand to significantly boost its regional growth in key markets. In Central Europe, AMCNI has partnered with Slovak Telekom / DIGI Slovakia […]

AMC agrees Croatia, Bulgaria deals with Telekom Austria

AMC is extending its reach in Croatia and Bulgaria thanks to a deal between AMC Networks International (AMCNI) – Central Europe and Telekom Austria Group. The AMC channel launches today via Telekom Austria-owned Croatian operator, VIPnet. In Bulgaria distribution will be extended to mobile operator Mobitel and cable operator Blizoo – both of which are […]