The Red Tent

Buyers Briefing: Vanda Rapti, MTG

Name: Vanda Rapti Title: VP of acquisitions, pay TV, VOD and new media, and acting VP, free TV, Nordics, MTG Vanda Rapti buys programming for a variety of Modern Times Group channels across Europe. Here she takes TBI through the needs of the free, pay and VOD platforms operating under MTG’s Viasat broadcasting brand.   […]

Lifetime orders Bible special from Mark Burnett

Lifetime has ordered The Women of the Bible, a two-hour special that will go out in December. Lifetime is part of the A+E stable of channels that also includes History, which had enormous success with drama miniseries The Bible. Its sister net is hoping to snag big ratings with the new show, which like The […]