Chris McGurk

Cinedigm buys OTT channel

US-based over-the-top platform Cinedigm has acquired an 85% stake in fandom-focused OTT network CONtv. Wizard World, which previously had a 42.5% stake in the business, will retain a 10% shareholding, and remain an event and marketing partner for CONtv. This comes after LA-based Cinedigm revealed a slate of paid-for, thematic digital channels, one of which […]

Cinedigm preps OTT nets with LA start-up

US indie distributor Cinedigm is to mine its content library to launch a slate of niche OTT channels. The distributor is working with LA-based tech start-up TV4 Entertainment to programme “at least one co-owned, on-demand, online channel” based on the Cinedigm library. This will be a preschool-, kids- and tweens-focused channel that rolls out on […]