Mainstream Media

Germany’s Autentic Distribution hires Mainstream & Studio Hamberg duo

Factual-focused Autentic Distribution has added two execs to its roster, who will work across acquisitions and sales. Angelika Stebbings will oversee the international acquisition of high-end documentaries and factual series for Autentic’s sales catalogue, while Birte Zywko will lead sales into France, Benelux, Nordics, UK, Lat Am, Spain, Portugal and North America. Stebbings has previously […]

New German channel says Yep! to kids block

A new ProSiebenSat.1 male-skewing channel that’s launching this year has secured a long-term children’s content output deal with new m4e and Mainstream Media co-venture Yep! TV Bebtriebs. From September 3, ProSieben MAXX will broadcast on German free-TV, targeted at a 30-59 male audience with US series, international documentaries and an in-house magazine series. The channel […]