ProSieben MAXX

NHL goes free-to-air in Germany with ProSieben MAXX deal

The National Hockey League (NHL) has agreed a free-to-air broadcast partnership in Germany with ProSieben Sat.1.  The deal will see one NHL game broadcast live every week this season on the media company’s ProSieben MAXX channel. In total, ProSieben MAXX will show up to 18 games from the season starting February 27 through the Stanley […]

ProSieben and Scripps agree huge lifestyle deal

ProSiebenSat.1 and Scripps Networks Interactive have agreed a 1,200-hour programming deal that will see a raft of SNI shows go out on the German broadcaster’s channels. The deal covers factual, factual-entertainment and lifestyle programming from SNI, which will air on branded blocks on the sixx, ProSieben MAXX and kabel eins Doku networks in Germany. The […]

Tele Columbus expands HDTV offering

German cable operator Tele Columbus is expanding its HDTV offering, adding three new channels to its line-up. The operator will begin airing ProSiebenSat.1’s ProSieben Maxx HD channel, MTV HD and Disney Channel HD from April 28. The channels will be available to over one million homes that take Tele Columbus’s HD services. Tele Columbus chief […]

Magine completes German clean sweep with ProSieben channels

The ProSiebenSat.1 bouquet of channels will be added to the Magine service in Germany after the OTT service struck a deal with the German free-to-air broadcast group. The deal means that from march Magine will carry the SAT.1, ProSieben, Kabel Eins, Sixx, Sat.1 Gold and ProSieben Maxx channels. Magine has launched a trial version of […]

ProSieben Maxx launches in Germany

ProSiebenSat.1’s new channel ProSieben Maxx has launched in Germany today. The channel, aimed at males aged 30-59, is available on a number of cable platforms including Unitymedia Kabel BW and Tele Columbus, which has launched it on its digital tier, with a launch on analogue to follow in two weeks and the HD variant to […]

NetCologne adds new channels to line-up

German service provider NetCologne is adding ProSieben Maxx to its channel line-up. The free-to-air channel airs a range of US shows, including Homeland, House of Cards and movies including Captain America: The First Avenger in English with German subtitles, and other international content. NetCologne has also added Switzerland-based youth-oriented interactive channel joiz, airs a range […]

ProSieben MAXX to launch BBC Earth branded block

New German free-to-air channel ProSieben MAXX is due to launch a branded block of BBC Earth content in September, after agreeing a deal with BBC commercial arm BBC Worldwide. The agreement is for 300 hours of BBC Earth content, with the BBC Earth block to air on ProSieben MAXX twice a day on weekdays – […]

New German channel says Yep! to kids block

A new ProSiebenSat.1 male-skewing channel that’s launching this year has secured a long-term children’s content output deal with new m4e and Mainstream Media co-venture Yep! TV Bebtriebs. From September 3, ProSieben MAXX will broadcast on German free-TV, targeted at a 30-59 male audience with US series, international documentaries and an in-house magazine series. The channel […]