Yves Bigot

ISIS cyber-attack on TV5Monde

French network TV5Monde was yesterday the victim of a cyber-attack by individuals claiming to belong to terrorist group ISIS, the Paris-based company has said. The attack took the channel, which goes out internationally, off air for three hours yesterday, but TV5Monde was able to bring back a partial feed by 1am local time yesterday, reports […]

Yves Bigot to be named as TV5 chief

The French government has decided on former RTL programming director Yves Bigot as its preferred candidate to be head of international Francophone channel TV5 Monde, according to a report in financial daily Les Echos. Bigot, who has also served as programming director at Belgian broadcaster RTBF, which holds an 11.1% share in TV5, and was […]