Kabo Family

Asacha Media buys ‘Mixte’ & ‘En Famille’ group Kabo Family in latest expansion

Fast-growing production and distribution outfit Asacha Media Group (AMG) has acquired Kabo Family, the French scripted firm behind Amazon’s Mixte and M6’s En Famille. The deal, which follows AMG’s acquisition of Sanditon and Death In Paradise producer Red Planet Pictures in June, will see the company pick up 10 production companies under the Kabo umbrella. These include: […]

Kabo’s Cops to patrol the MIPCOM Block

Kabo International will be putting Cops on the Block at MIPCOM, with the French comedy format launching internationally at the market. The original series plays on free TV net M6 in France, launching this August. It is produced by Kabo Family subsidiary Thalie Images and distributed by Kabo International, which will be selling the tape […]

Kabo asks Who’s Who? with format revival

France-based Kabo International has acquired worldwide sales rights to game show Who’s Who?, which comes from UK format creators Rose Bay Media and Noel Gay Television. Who’s Who? was initially commissioned by France 2 more than a decade ago, ran for six years and had several specials ordered. It has been produced in ten territories, […]

Kabo, Contenu QMI partner for laughs

France’s Kabo Family and Canada’s Quebec-based Contenu QMI have partnered to coproduce comedy formats. The shows will be based on Kabo’s Pick’n Mix sitcom formats, which comprise comedy sketches that can be assembled in various orders. Kabo’s worldwide distribution arm, Kabo International, launched at NATPE in January, while for Contenu QMI the deal comes after […]

Dipping into the Pick’n Mix

Established French media group Kabo Family is taking its hybrid comedy formats to the global market for the first time. TBI speaks with Kabo International managing director Arabelle Pouliot-Di Crescenzo as she launches the firm’s debut slate at NATPE In French TV circles, Kabo is an established industry brand. Internationally, however, it is not. Yet, at least. […]

France’s Kabo flexes new distribution arm

A French production group is launching an international sales division. Kabo International will be the international TV distribution arm of Kabo Family, which is behind sitcom format Our Crazy Family. “For a while now we have been getting calls enquiring about our formats, so the launch of an international distribution arm makes sense and aligns […]