Endemol Beyond USA

Endemol Shine closes US digital studio

Endemol Shine North America has closed digital video studio Endemol Beyond USA. This will see the exit of Endemol Beyond USA president Bonnie Pan and four other employees. Endemol Shine Group has been consolidating its digital production and distribution efforts, and has now decided to move US operations inside the wider business. “We constantly review […]

Keenan exits Streamup for ‘spiritual sabbatical’

Will Keenan is leaving start-up live streaming platform Streamup to take a “spiritual” sabbatical. The former Endemol Beyond USA president has only been with the company since September 2015, but will now take at least six months out to focus on spiritual exercises, according to his Twitter feed. Streamup is billed as a live streaming […]

Endemol Beyond USA, Barcroft go OTT

Digital-first businesses Endemol Beyond USA and Barcroft Media have launched separate direct-to-consumer video platforms. Endemol Beyond USA, part of the Endemol Shine Group, has partnered with TV tech firm Piksel to create its owned-and-operated platform, GetBeyond.US. UK-based Barcroft has also launched its own free-to-watch platform, Barcroft.TV, which will focus on ‘the amazing side of life’. […]