A+E counts up Six deals ahead of MIP

A+E has racked up a raft of new sales for its Navy SEAL drama Six. Two Chinese deals for the series see it head to SVOD platform iQiyi and IPTV service BesTV. In Europe it has gone to broadcasters including OTE in Greece and HBO in Poland and Nitro and Neox in Spain. In Israel, […]

NATPE: A+E CEO seeks more international control

Nancy Dubuc has said the group will seek to take greater control of its channel partnerships around the world in order to further boost its international business as a whole. In a wide-ranging opening NATPE keynote session here in Miami, the A+E Networks chief (pictured) executive also said the unscripted business is challenged, and that […]

A+E Studios president exiting

Bob DeBitetto is leaving A+E Networks after 14 years with the Disney- and Hearst Corp.-owned broadcast group. A+E CEO Nancy Dubuc revealed the news in an internal memo in which she said that while a channel chief DeBitetto had led the A&E cable network “to an impressive ten-year ratings growth streak” and added he has […]