France Télévisions replaces Pluzz with

France Télévisions has launched a new online video portal combining all live, catch-up and paid for online video content and replacing the former Pluzz catch-up and video-on-demand services. The launch of the new site,, is the first major step towards the launch of a wider subscription video-on-demand offering in later this year designed to […]

France Télévisions’ plans for Netflix rival take shape

France Télévisions has been in touch with about 10 major producers about securing content for its forthcoming SVOD service to rival Netflix in the French market, with a possible revenue-share arrangement – and potential equity participation by the producers – in mind, according to French financial daily Les Echos. France Télévisions director-general Delphine Ernotte-Cunci revealed […]

France Télévisions: no free movies on Pluzz

French public broadcaster France Télévisions has decided against offering films free of charge on its catch-up TV service Pluzz, according to local reports. The broadcaster had announced its intention to add films to the service a year ago, but failed to strike a deal with rights organisations. Separately, Jean Réveillon has been named head of […]