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Netflix Africa Bosses Talk Originals, Co-Production Strategy and Expansion Plans: ‘We Can Only Go Forward and Spend More’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Netflix’s top executive team in Africa plans to continue spending on scripted and unscripted content across genres until it unearths the big “Squid Game”-like show that captures global…

YouTube Ad Revenue Inches Up 4.8% in Q2, Slowest Growth in More Than Two Years

YouTube still banks a huge bucket of ad bucks — hitting $7.34 billion in the second quarter — but the video giant’s growth has decelerated to its lowest…

Canal Plus in Advanced Talks to Acquire Orange’s Film, Television, Pay-TV Divisions (EXCLUSIVE)

Canal Plus Group is in advanced discussions to acquire the film, television, and pay-TV divisions of Orange, the leading French telco group. Canal Plus Group, whose parent company…

BAFTA Names Former Sky Studios Executive Jane Millichip as New CEO

BAFTA has unveiled its new, incoming CEO as former Sky Studios executive Jane Millichip. The org said on Tuesday that Millichip, a well-regarded media veteran, was selected by…

‘Morning Show’ Star Valeria Golino to Direct Racy Sicily-Set ‘The Art of Joy’ TV Series for Sky Studios

Italian actor and director Valeria Golino (“The Morning Show,” “Miele”) is set to make her debut as a TV series director with “The Art of Joy,” an erotically…