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eOne Renews Amazon Video U.K. Deal

November 3, 2015

LONDON: Entertainment One (eOne) has renewed its content deal with Amazon Video, delivering Amazon Prime U.K. subscribers with exclusive early access to new-release movies. The eOne slate includes The BFG, directed by Steven Spielberg; David Brent: Life on the Road with Ricky Gervais; Trumbo starring Bryan Cranston and Helen Mirren; …

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BBC Launches Digital Download Service BBC Store

November 5, 2015

LONDON: The new digital service BBC Store has launched today, allowing users to purchase and download a range of BBC programs, including Doctor Who and Sherlock. BBC Store allows viewers to choose from a selection of recently aired programs, past TV hits and an extensive range of content from the …

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Two Larry King Shows Arrive in the U.K. This Month

November 5, 2015

LONDON: Larry King’s two interview programs, PoliticKing with Larry King and Larry King Now, are set to broadcast in the U.K. exclusively on RT. Larry King Now, produced by Ora TV, will premiere on November 9 and will air Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. King will interview influential figures in pop culture, …

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Banijay Finland CEO Tapped as MD of FremantleMedia Finland

November 6, 2015

HELSINKI/LONDON: Joonas Hytönen has been named managing director of FremantleMedia Finland, joining the company from Banijay Finland, where he served as CEO. Hytönen will report to Daniela Matei, CEO for the Nordics, Eastern Europe and Balkans (NOREEBA). He will sit on the NOREEBA senior management team. Hytönen will be responsible for …