Jakob Mejlhede

MTG, Sony sign content deal

Modern Times Group and Sony Pictures Television have signed a multi-year content deal. The agreement hands MTG Sony feature film releases such as The Smurfs, Django Unchained and Men in Black 3. They will be made available on MTG free- and pay-TV channels and the Viaplay online service in the Nordics. “This deal is the first of its kind, […]

MTG appoints chief content officer for digital division

Jakob Mejlhede has been named chief content officer of Modern Times Group’s next-generation division, MTGx. He will remain as senior VP, acquisitions and production at MTG, a buying role he has held for several years. The new role will see him secure volume deals and other content agreements for MTG’s digital platforms, which include the […]