Jean-Marc Juramie


Vice’s first non-English channel rolls next week

The French version of Viceland will launch on November 23, marking the first time the hipster brand has launched a non-English-language linear channel. The French channel will reach six million viewers and be carried exclusively as part of the Canal+ Group’s pay TV offerings. The launch was announced at MIPTV, with full details emerging this […]

Canal+ ups execs, reining in costs

Vivendi-owned Canal+ has reorganised its executive ranks in an effort, it said, to keep better control of costs. Vivendi bosses recently said that Canal+ cannot continue to bleed red ink after four consecutive years of losses. Today Canal+ said that “in order to better control costs and control the income statement of its pay-TV operations […]

CanalSat launch for Sundance in France

The international Sundance Channel will launch on the Canalsat platform France this week. Sundance Channel Global will launch tomorrow (February 9) and have indie films, and original dramas from the US AMC and Sundance cable nets including The Walking Dead (top) and Rectify (below right). On CanalSat it will be in the pay TV operator’s […]