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Sony buys UK channels group

Sony Pictures Television has bought CSC Media Group, the UK channel operator. The deal, for an undisclosed amount gives Sony, CSC’s 16 ad-supported digital channels in the UK. Sony struck the agreement with CSC’s main backer, the private equity firm Veronis Suhler Stevenson. It gives SPT 100% of the UK company. CSC runs kids, music, […]

CSC Media signs playout deal with WRN Broadcast

UK channel operator CSC Media, which owns 18 TV stations including Chart Show TV, Tiny Pop and True Entertainment, has signed a playout and media management services deal with WRN Broadcast. WRN will be responsible for CSC Media’s entire portfolio of channels – including social media TV channel BuzMuzik, which launched last year – and […]

Freeview and Freesat add channels

UK DTT and DTH platforms Freeview and Freesat have each added channels to their respective EPGs.  Freeview has added the time-shifted movie network Film4+1 to channel 45 and True Entertainment, a network focused on classic series and dramas, to slot number 61 on the EPG. Freesat has added Holiday & Cruise, a channel dedicated to […]