ProSieben appoints new CEO of AVOD
The German media conglomerate is consolidating the management of its ad-supported digital offerings, and has hired digital vet Christian Dankl for the job.
Red Arrow gets cosy with Band of Outsiders
With a 20% stake in the American prodco, the ProSieben-run production and distribution group continues to expand into the U.S. content market.
Studio 71 signs Just For Laughs
The comedy brand is looking to beef up its online presence, working with the MCN to produce and repurpose content from its annual festival.
Studio 71 launches dedicated culinary vertical
The Canadian arm of the global MCN has signed popular foodies Sara Lynn Cauchon and Matt Basile, and opened a new kitchen studio.
CS71 deal prompts million-dollar question over future of indie MCN
With CDS and Studio 71 joining forces, analysts share their thoughts on what this means for the handful of remaining independent networks.
Collective Digital Studio and Studio 71 form new global MCN
Following an $83 million investment from German media corp ProSiebenSat.1 Group, the newly created CS71 is valued at $240 million.
Swedish OTT operator gives more reasons tablets could be a show-stealer
With 30% of its content focused on kids, year-old Swedish cloud-based TV operator Magine’s latest data shines a light on kids’ viewing habits.
Collective Digital Studio sells stake to ProSiebenSat.1
Will bratwurst and schnitzel be added to the Epic menu? The German broadcaster has purchased a 20% stake in the MCN that represents YouTube shows like Epic Meal Time and The Annoying Orange.