Sundance TV to debut in South Africa via DStv

AMC Networks International (AMCNI) – UK is due to launch SundanceTV in South Africa for the first time, via MultiChoice-owned operator DStv. The 24/7 linear HD channel will go live on June 1 and be available exclusively to DStv Premium customers on channel 108. “SundanceTV will offer a selection of award winning and locally appealing […]

AMC appoints SundanceTV president as BBC America boss

BBC America 49.9% stakeholder, AMC Networks, has appointed SundanceTV executive Sarah Barnett as president and general manager of BBC America. Barnett, who has been at AMC-owned SundanceTV for ten years and is the network’s president and general manager, will replace BBC America’s current general manager, Perry Simon. She is due to begin her new role […]

AMC ups Mandelup to VP of corporate communications

AMC has promoted Sundance media relations executive Elana Mandelup to vice president of corporate communications, based in New York.  Mandelup joined the company in 2011 as a director, oversees day-to-day business and trade media relations for SundanceTV in the US. She also covered all trade, business and consumer PR for AMC/Sundance Channel Global’s networks across […]