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Viacom launches Asian pop culture channel

Viacom International Media Networks is launching J-ONE, an Asian pop culture-themed channel for the French market. Going live on October 4 on the Numericable and satellite operator CanalSat, the channel will broadcast exclusive Japanese manga series. It will also run programmes looking into Japanese culture, gameshows, magazine trend series and reality shows such as Shibuhara […]

ABC Oz catches MTV’s Catfish

Australian public broadcaster ABC has bought MTV reality series Catfish. The show, based on the eponymous movie, follows young couples who fall in love online despite never having met in person. ABC’s public broadcast counterpart, SBS, has also acquired several MTV shows. It has picked up Dudesons in America, MTV Unplugged and Aziz Ansari sketch […]