Bibiane Godfroid

Newen acquires Reel One Entertainment

French media giant Newen has acquired Canadian scripted producer-distributor Reel One Entertainment. Founded in 2001 by Tom Berry, Reel One specialises in licensing TV movies as well as developing and producing content for channels and streamers. With 90% of revenues generated outside Canada, the firm – which is headquartered in Montreal with offices in Los […]

Newen hires former M6 exec as content chief

Newen, which soon becomes part of the TF1 Group, has hired former M6 programming director Bibiane Godfroid as its content chief. Godfroid is a seasoned French TV executive having been M6’s programming chief between 2007 and 2014, and then the head of the commercial broadcaster’s in-house production team. She has also worked at pubcaster France […]