Nollywood TV

Canalsat adds Nollywood TV to line-up

French pay TV operator Canalsat has added Thema-operated Nigerian movie channel Nollywood TV to its programming line-up. The channel will be available at no extra charge to all Canalsat subscribers until March 31, after which it will be available as an à la carte offering for €4 a month or as part of the Grand […]

Nollywood TV launches on Bouygues Telecom

Nollywood TV has launched now available on French pay TV operator Bouygues Telecom’s platform. The network, which is edited by channel distributor Thema and specialises in French-dubbed Nollywood films, will be available in Bouygues’ Le Bouquet Africain Premium (Premium African TV Pack) on channel 683 via Bouygues Telecom’s Bbox. The channel is already available in France through the operators […]

Canal+ Overseas takes majority stake in Thema

Canal+’s international arm, Canal+ Overseas, has agreed to take a majority stake in channel distributor Thema. Created in 2005 by François Thiellet, Thema specialises in the distribution of general interest, thematic and ethnic TV channels to cable, satellite and IPTV operators in France and internatonally. It also controls French-language African channel Nollywood TV, which was […]