China Mobile

China Mobile’s Migu orders tea series from BBC Studios

BBC Studios (BBCS) has secured its first fully-funded production commission in China after striking a deal for a “landmark factual series” about tea from China Mobile’s OTT service Migu. One Cup, A Thousand Stories (6 x 50 minutes) will explore the roots and history of tea, exploring its impact on the country and other civilisations […]

BBCWW signs 2200 hours for first Chinese telco deal

BBC Worldwide (BBCWW) has signed a deal with Migu Video, China Mobile’s video platform that will see more than 2200 hours of BBC content from across factual, lifestyle and pre-school genres. The deal with Migu Video marks BBCWW’s first deal with a Chinese telco. Migu was set up in 2014 and claims to have access […]

Nick re-ups TF1 deal, sells 1000hrs to China

Viacom International Media Networks sealed a pair of major Nickelodeon content deals at MIPCOM last week. In Europe, the international arm of Viacom has renewed an output deal with France’s largest broadcaster TF1. The agreement dates back to 2004 and has been renewed for a further three years. In China, VIMN has sold a huge […]