Endemol Shine Group

Endemol Shine launches channels on Samsung TV Plus

Endemol Shine Group is launching a raft of channels via Samsung’s TV Plus service. The super-indie – which is in the process of being acquired by Banijay Group– has launched a trio of UK channels on the smart TV platform, with further channel launches planned in the US and across Europe in the coming months. […]

VR firm brings in Bacon from Endemol Shine

A UK-based, Maker Studios-backed virtual reality content producer has hired senior executives from Endemol Shine Group and YouTube channels group Jukin Media. Blend Media has hired James Bacon as senior VP, commercial partnerships, and Greg Bond from Jukin, which yesterday launched Video Pizza, an entertainment platform for Japanese audiences. Bacon was previously Endemol Shine’s director […]

Salmon exiting BBC Studios for Endemol Shine

BBC Studios chief Peter Salmon is leaving BBC Studios to become chief creative officer of Endemol Shine Group. He will in part replace the outgoing Endemol Shine president Tim Hincks, who has been the group’s creative chief since its creation at the end of 2014. Salmon’s appointment comes as Big Brother and Masterchef owner Endemol […]

Endemol Beyond names Ramme as global MD

Georg Ramme has been upped to global managing director of Endemol Beyond, the digital and multichannel network division of the Endemol Shine Group. Ramme started up the Endemol Beyond initiative, overseeing a German hub in 2012. He will continue to lead that and also spearhead the international roll out of the Endemol Beyond network of […]