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BET teams with ‘Afro American Netflix’ in France

Viacom’s African and African-American culture and entertainment channel BET will launch on SVOD in France after inking a deal with fledgling streaming service Afrostream. The BET linear channel launches in France later this month. It is rolling out on the CanalSat, Numericable/SFR, Free and Bouygues Telecom pay TV platforms, giving it a reach of 17.6 […]

Ruling opens Canal+ channels to web rivals

Canal+ has published reference offers for its seven Ciné+ movie channels, allowing ISPs to make the services available to their users for the first time. Previously the seven channels – Ciné+ Premier, Frisson, Emotion, Famiz, Classic, Club and Star were only available to cable operator Numericable as a third party provider. Now ISPs including Orange, […]

Canal+ is launching Disney Movies on Demand channel

Canal+ is launching a Disney Movies on Demand channel as part of its CanalPlay Infinity subscription video-on-demand offering. The addition of the Disney service will give CanalPlay users access to classic titles including Bambi, Alice in Wonderland, The Aristocats and Aladdin as well as Pixar titles including Cars and Wall-E. Subscribers will have access to […]

Canal+ inks Gaumont VOD deal

Canal+ has struck a deal with Gaumont to make the latter’s catalogue of films available on its CanalPlay Infinity subscription video-on-demand offering. The deal will add over 60 Gaumont titles including Les Barbouzes, Le Pacha, Clara et les Chics Types, Leon, Nikita and Le Grand Blond Avec Une Chaussure Noire to the CanalPlay Infinity line-up. […]