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 […]

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 […]

ProSiebenSat.1 boosted by channel and digital gains

German broadcaster ProSiebenSat.1 Group reported strong second quarter earnings, buoyed by gains in it channels and digital businesses.  The firm said that in the Broadcasting German-speaking segment, which includes free TV stations and its basic pay TV and HD distribution business, external revenues rose in the second quarter by 2.4 % to €486.7 million. ProSiebenSat.1 […]

Sixx Austria launches

The Austrian version of German-language female-focused channel Sixx launched yesterday, kicking off with a showing of Hollywood romcom 27 Dresses. Sixx Austria is available unencrypted on the Astra platform at 19.2° East and on cable via UPC’s network, both in digital and analogue. Selected programming from the Austrian version of the channel, including Austria’s Next […]

UPC Austria adds Sixx

UPC Austria is adding ProSiebenSat.1’s female skewing network Sixx Austria to its line-up. Sixx will launch on July 3, replacing Austria 9. The channel airs US series including Vampire Diaries and Desperate Housewives.