FRANKFURT, Germany — RTL Group, Europe's largest broadcast network and owner of FremantleMedia, has reported profits up 45.7% to Euros 870 million ($1.2 billion) in 2013. EBITA was up 6.9% to Euros…
Hit by France's steep TV ad downturn, Gallic broadcaster M6 has delayed the launch of a planned 8 p.m. newscast until the fall.
M6, France's second biggest private net, saw consolidated revenues fall 3.3% year-on-year to E327.3 ($508.3 million) in the first quarter of 2008, below analysts' predictions.
Gallic broadcaster M6 reported a 30.8% rise in third-quarter revenues over the same period in 2002, in line with analysts' expectations, but down compared with revs from the first and second quarter…
U.K.Gallic web M6 has bought production company Mandarin's catalog for an undisclosed sum and will partner with the company's founders to finance projects.
Reality show "Loft Story," the controversial French version of "Big Brother," now is going head-to-head with rival TF1's top gameshow "Bigdil."
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