James, Alison
August 2003
Daily Variety;8/28/2003, Vol. 280 Issue 40, p15
Trade Publication
Reports that satcaster TPS has promoted Philippe Bony to deputy managing director in charge of programming and services following the departure of one of its founding executive Guillaume de Posch. Reason for De Posch's departure; Decrease in digital subscription package; TPS' goal.


Related Articles

  • TPS get digital TV boost.  // TVB Europe;Oct97, Vol. 6 Issue 8, p4 

    Reports that TPS is planning is expanding its existing installation with the addition of three new digital multiplexes.

  • TPS signs 63,000 subs. McCormick, Nicole; Shepherd, Lloyd // Broadcasting & Cable;02/24/97, Vol. 127 Issue 8, p54 

    Reports on French digital direct-to-home satellite service TPS' projections of 63,000 subscribers by the end of February 1997. Plan to introduce small price hikes; Addition of music channel VH1 to its lineup.

  • Subs flying for TPS platform. Williams, Michael // Variety;04/21/97, Vol. 366 Issue 12, p37 

    Reports on French digital television platform Television Par Satellite's anticipation of an increase in first-year subscription levels.

  • France's growing TPS taps Gaumont product. Williams, Michael // Variety;09/22/97, Vol. 368 Issue 7, p104 

    Reports that the French digital television consortium, Television Par Satellite (TPS) is predicting that it will have 320,000 subscribers by the end of 1997. Predicted number of subscribers by 1999; TPS complaints about the difficulty of getting hold of local pictures for pay-per-view.

  • Accord lets MGM play on new TPS cinema net. Williams, Michael // Variety;09/06/99, Vol. 376 Issue 3, p30 

    Reports that MGM and France's Television Par Satellite (TPS) and digital platform have signed an agreement giving MGM a branded slot on the Cinefaz cinema channel of TPS. Impact of the deal on links between the studio and TPS; What the deal will bring to MGM; Person who announced the pact.

  • Warners weaves nest with Gallic bird TPS. Guider, Elizabeth // Daily Variety;2/24/2003, Vol. 278 Issue 36, p5 

    Reports on the pay television deal of Warner Bros. with French satellite platform TPS. Terms in the deal; Disclosure on the value of the deal; Citations of the films made available to TPS under the deal.

  • France TV may sell TPS shares. Giudice, Barbara // Variety;10/09/2000, Vol. 380 Issue 8, p20 

    Reports on the plan of France Television to sell its stake in French satellite platform TPS as of October 2000. Implications of the plan for the company; Impact of a broadcasting law that puts an end to the exclusive right of TPS to air public television on the company.

  • Par-lay vous digital? TPS says oui to $500M. Guider, Elizabeth; Williams, Michael // Variety;09/30/96, Vol. 364 Issue 9, p68 

    Reports on Paramount TV Group's distribution deal with France-based Television Par Satellite (TPS) consortium. Terms of the business agreement; Company background. INSET: Hollywood better not count its francs yet..

  • Canal blocked on PPV.  // Daily Variety;05/15/2001, Vol. 271 Issue 54, p12 

    Reports the success of TPS in stopping Canal Plus from buying pay-per-view cinema rights in France.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics