TITLE

SCI FI BOLDLY GOES TEUTONIC

AUTHOR(S)
Meza, Ed
PUB. DATE
September 2003
SOURCE
Variety;9/8/2003, Vol. 392 Issue 4, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the launch of the Sci Fi Channel in Germany's pay TV platform Premiere. Universal Studios Networks channel replaced by the Sci Fi Channel; Information on Premiere; Plans of Premiere CEO Georg Kofler for the company.
ACCESSION #
10795328

 

Related Articles

  • CABLER TAKING NEW DIRECTION. Meza, Ed // Variety;8/20/2007, Vol. 408 Issue 1, p17 

    The article reports on the departure of chief executive Georg Kofler from the cable television network Premiere and his replacement Michael Boernicke. A discussion of Boernicke's plans to achieve sustainable growth for the company, have long term cooperation with the German Football League, and...

  • Premiere has digital designs. Meza, Ed // Daily Variety;5/7/2004, Vol. 283 Issue 24, p14 

    Reports on Berlin, Germany-based cable television Premiere chief executive Georg Kofler's plan to float the digital television platform in 2005. Preparation for launching an initial public offering; Financial performance of the company.

  • Premiere plays German soccer. Bennett, Ray; Pryor, Peter // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;11/4/2003, Vol. 381 Issue 7, p100 

    German pay TV platform Premiere will pay about 300 million to Swiss sports rights dealer Infront for the rights to broadcast matches from the Bundesliga, Germany's first-and second-division soccer leagues, through 2006. Friday's deal, which ended months of negotiations, opens the way for Infront...

  • Net taps Kofler chair.  // Daily Variety;12/18/2000, Vol. 270 Issue 12, p30 

    Reports on former ProSieben president Georg Kofler's appointment as chairman of the HOT Network home shopping television network.

  • Separate lives: Premiere spliting into 3 divisions. Roxborough, Scott // Hollywood Reporter -- International Edition;10/24/2006, Vol. 396 Issue 35, p10 

    The article reports that Germany's top pay television group Premiere is planning a major restructure as a result of growing competition from cable, satellite and telecommunications companies' entry into the pay television arena. Premiere has emerged as a takeover candidate after pay television...

  • Kloiber a new foe to feevee. Meza, Ed // Daily Variety;5/5/2006, Vol. 291 Issue 24, p6 

    The article reports on the expected rivalry of Herbert Kloiber with Premiere AG, a pay television channel in Germany. Teutonic television plans to establish a pay movie channel in order to support the offer of Unity Media, a regional cable operator. Kloiber can provide a movie web with a...

  • UK customers get on-demand services. A.B., Shamsul // Telecommunications - International Edition;Feb98, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p18 

    Reports on the introduction of an on-demand service in the cable television industry in Great Britain. Necessity of retaining customers for the technological advancement of the broadcasting industry; Different approaches of the services for content acquisition.

  • Number of Cable TV Systems, 1975-1999.  // World Almanac & Book of Facts;2000, p188 

    No abstract available.

  • Top 20 Cable TV Networks, 1999.  // World Almanac & Book of Facts;2000, p189 

    No abstract available.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

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

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics