Rodolphe Buet

New Oz CEO for StudioCanal as Slaviero exits

The Australasian arm of StudioCanal is getting a new CEO after the exit of incumbent Robert Slaviero. Elizabeth Trotman will take on the post at StudioCanal Australia and New Zealand on March 14 as Slaviero leaves the company. She will report to Rodolphe Buet, StudioCanal’s president, international distribution for films, library and TV series. This […]

StudioCanal ups German CEO to deputy chief

France-based StudioCanal has appointed the head of its German division, Rodolphe Buet, as its deputy CEO. Buet (left) has been CEO of StudioCanal Germany since 2012. He is now moving up and will be replaced by his deputy, Kalle Friz, who moves up from COO. Both changes take affect on March 1, with Buet reporting […]

P7S1 inks Hunger Games TV deal

ProSiebenSat.1 has picked up free-to-air TV rights to a raft of upcoming Lionsgate movies including the third and fourth instalments of The Hunger Games franchise. ProSieben has German and Austrian free TV rights to Lionsgate’s movies in Germany and Austria. It also has second window pay TV and VOD rights. The German broadcast group concluded […]