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Viacom settles legal case with Google

Media giants Viacom and Google have put to bed their long-running copyright battle, a move they say is a reflection of a “growing collaborative dialogue”. An out of court settlement means the litigation, which Viacom first brought forward in 2007 and garnered attention around the world, is now over. Terms were not discussed but numerous […]

News brief: Foxtel goes big on Comedy Central shows

Australian pay TV operator Foxtel has picked up a package of shows from Comedy Central. The programmes will go out on Foxtel’s Comedy Channel. The package includes The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, South Park, Workaholics and Key & Peele, as well as picking up specials including The Comedy Central Roast of James Franco and […]

Major international lift-off for Fox’s Cosmos

Fox plans to give a day-and-date launch to its upcoming factual series Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey in more than 200 territories. The 13-part series, which counts Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane as an exec producer, will premiere on all 90 National Geographic Channels in 180 territories and on 120 Fox International Channels-branded networks in 125 […]

BSkyB adds 14 channels to mobile service

BSkyB has added 14 entertainment channels to its Sky Go mobile TV service. New channels on the service include MTV, with Geordie Shore available on demand; Comedy Central, offering shows including South Park; UKTV channels Gold, Watch, Dave, Good Food, Eden and Alibi; Nat Geo, Nat Geo Wild, Discovery, TLC, Animal Planet; and History, including […]

ATF Buyer Profile: Sian Ju Tan, MTV and Comedy Central

Sian Ju Tan Vice President of MTV & Comedy Central Brands, Asia Viacom International Media Networks  Comedy Central launched a dedicated Asian network across the region at the start of November and struck a raft of deals with carriage operators including Singapore’s Starhub. Philippines’ SkyTel and Mongolia’s SkyMedia. The channel will also launch on Mediacorp’s […]