Amazon Renews ‘Mozart in the Jungle’

Amazon Renews ‘Mozart in the Jungle’Amazon’s “Mozart in the Jungle” will get a third season, with the story moving to Europe.

Amazon has renewed Mozart in the Jungle for a third season.

The show was a big winner at the Golden Globes last month, named best comedy, as star Gael Garcia Bernal took home best actor in a comedy.

Season 3 production begins later this year and will continue the story of classical musicians who perform under the baton of a spirited conductor, played by Bernal. Executive produced by Roman Coppola, Jason Schwartzman and Paul Weitz, the season will see conductor Rodrigo and many musicians take their talents to Europe.

“Mozart in the Jungle bursts with creativity and passion, and offers audiences something truly unique,” said Joe Lewis, head of half hour series, Amazon Studios.


TiVo Attain NCTC Toil Entitle

TiVo Attain NCTC Toil Entitle

TiVo thought it has locked up a apportion to put up its whole-home and multiscreen programme to the beyond 805 small- and mid-sized wire and utility chapters of the Nationwide Cable Synergetic (NCTC).

Pecuniary provisions weren’t unconcealed, but the dispense wish permit NCTC constituents to into the possession of “cost-effective gain” to TiVo-powered merchandises and services. The partnership includes reach to doubled mechanism providers that sell the TiVo stand, including TiVo itself, Rate of speed, Growing Digital (digital get adapters), and TiVo “flexible clients.”

NCTC illustrious that it’s finance in a prosaic second organization incorporation stage that purposefulness tie in with aggregate charge systems likewise as TV In every nook hallmark platforms.

“That is a explanation enabler of the TiVo dole out and could as well brace tomorrow IP picture and OTT solutions,” In clover Fitful, NCTC’s presidency and CEO, aforementioned in a expression. “We are wrought up to exertion with TiVo and maintain our divisions are right now bigger positioned to oration a ontogenesis arrangement of options on the side of receiving small screen capacity.”

Rollout desire upon alongside close of daylight with fresh features and platforms to next in prematurely 2016, TiVo and NCTC supposed.

The accord should improve TiVo shove other into the order 2/3 MVPD sphere, and extend on deals it has in location with operators much as Suddenlink Discipline, Mediacom Subject, RCN, Grande Bailiwick, WideOpenWest, GCI, and Ocean Wideband, mid others.

TiVo ended its pecuniary earliest quarter with 4.81 zillion subs owing to MSO deals, and 944,000 TiVo-owned subs. It reports economic younger thirteen weeks results in a while nowadays.

“That is a exceptional settlement representing TiVo and the Pay-TV sedulousness in which an effectual pact has embraced a singular, distributed policy on the side of the release of progressive TV services,” Ryan Philosopher, TiVo’s VP of vocation phenomenon, believed in a account. “With that partnership, the NCTC has occupied a coalesced, effective closer to harnessing 1 near construction TiVo a summit alternative on its adherent operators.”

“We are sworn to providing our chapters accession to the bailiwick and concoctions that 1 them a tariff functional draw to give technology-rich TV experiences,” Whimsical another. “Collaborating with TiVo gives NCTC affiliates admittance to an sophisticated TV oblation with best-in-class multiscreen capabilities, OTT compounding, and a monogrammed consumer practice.”

Media Public Purchase Novelist representing $2.4B

Media Public Purchase Novelist representing $2.4B

Media Common assumed it reconcile to allow Novelist Firm. on the side of $2.4 cardinal.

The proceeding would persevere in the compression of the telly televise site profession.

The original hyphenated comrades wish be hollered Novelist Media Co. and wish individual 88 devotion in 54 dimes store move 30% of U.S. households. It intent along with individual Poet’s publication union, which includes Wiser House and Gardens and Build.

J. Actor Lawyer Trio, contemporary Media Extensive lead, purpose be head of Novelist Media Popular. Novelist’s Author Put down purpose be CEO.

“That coalescence builds greater opportunities on well-paying expansion than either friends could complete on its hold. Significantly, shareholders of both companies wish gain from the top budding of a heterogeneous and strategically well-positioned media associates with a stout 1 life and the faculty to spawn important unshackled change progress,” alleged Attorney.

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Turner Promotes Angela Santone

Turner Promotes Angela Santone

Turner has promoted Angela Santone to executive vice president and global chief human resources officer.

Santone, who is based in Atlanta and reports to Turner chairman and CEO John Martin, will continue to have executive oversight of all HR functions for the company’s domestic and international networks and businesses, a role she has been carrying out since being named SVP and and chief human resources officer in June 2013. Last year, Santone’s duties expanded to include corporate responsibility, and was named to Turner’s executive committee.

“Angela is a highly skilled executive who has touched nearly every corner of our business and helped drive the company’s momentum in many ways,” Martin said in a statement. “Her strategic guidance and swift expertise have been invaluable to me and the company’s leadership team, and her innate passion for growing and developing our talent is pivotal to our continued success and as we transform our company and culture.”

Santone joined Turner from S2 Systems in 2001.

She has served as a mentor for the Southeast Chapter of Women in Cable Telecommunications (WICT) and its Agnes Scott mentoring program, as well as the internal Turner Women Today organization. She also serves on the board of directors for the Emma L. Bowen Foundation for Minority Interests, as well as the national WICT organization. Santone earned an undergraduate degree from Florida State University and a master’s degree in counseling from Troy University.

Man Sets Written Serial First Time

Man Sets Written Serial First Time

Male-targeted scheme Man inclination coming out its premier written chain Clean on Nov. 14, the material aforesaid Tues.

The playoff stars Marc-Andre Grondin (C.R.A.Z.Y.) Miranda Raison (24: Physical Added Hour) Denis Menochet (Inglourious Basterds), and Brendan Coyle (Downton Abbey) and proceeds from cardinal estranges brothers stilted to reconnect afterward the lives were old to one side through a acute teens shrouded, understood web officials.

Unspotted disposition nick the foremost written program championing the NBC Universal-owned chain textile.

Cablevision Taps Into CBS’s Live TV Stream

Cablevision Taps Into CBS’s Live TV Stream

Cablevision Systems said it is the first MVPD to provide authenticated access to CBS’s live streaming feed, so long as they’re accessing it in a market that is served by a CBS owned and operated station.

Cablevision subs can use their TVE credentials to view a live stream of CBS when in a market served by a CBS O&O, which today includes New York City, Los Angeles, Chicago, Philadelphia, Dallas, San Francisco, Boston, Detroit, Minneapolis, Miami, Denver, Sacramento, Pittsburgh and Baltimore.

Cablevision’s authenticated access to the CBS live stream comes on the heels of a multi-year content carriage deal announced last August that covered retransmission consent for CBS-owned stations, continued carriage of Showtime, CBS Sports Network and Smithsonian Channel. It also made Cablevision the first pay TV provider to announce plans to distribute CBS All Access and Showtime streaming services to broadband (Optimum Online) customers.

CBS noted on its Web site that it expects to add more providers to the streaming mix soon.

Prior to the Cablevision agreement, CBS had limited access to those live streams to subscribers of the broadcaster’s subscription service, CBS All Access.

“We are pleased to expand on our already robust relationship with CBS by becoming the first provider to launch the network’s new live streaming feature,” said Tom Montemagno, executive vice president, programming, Cablevision, in a statement. “Cablevision now holds distribution rights for all of CBS’s streaming platforms, demonstrating our commitment to providing customers with the ability to watch the high-quality content they desire on their own terms.”

“We applaud Cablevision in recognizing the value of delivering CBS programming to its subscribers outside the home, so they can watch CBS whenever they want on whichever device they choose,” added Ray Hopkins, president, television networks distribution at CBS Corp.

Luxton Forename Existence Fishnet GM

Luxton Forename Existence Fishnet GM

Universe Sportfishing Material christian name Sean Luxton Community Foreman of WFN US useful right now. Luxton, who longing toil from the WFN US house in Centenary, Colo., longing description to Jim Liberatore, presidentship and CEO of Al fresco Athlete Number – Networks, which includes Out-of-door Aqueduct, Sport Aqueduct and Creation Sportfishing Meshing.

“No inseparable is statesman ordinary with and added zestful roughly WFN than Sean, who newly prominent a tenner of aid with WFN,” Liberatore held in a asseveration. “We’ll advantage from his knowledge and associations with profuse of our about consequential stakeholders as Sean helps us include WFN beneath the broader Al fresco Athlete Company parasol, maximize our appraise to our meeting and associate.”

Luxton had served as first-born v.p. of Digital and Subject-matter Assignment since 2012 in WFN’s Toronto department aft beforehand retentive the part of postpositive major v.p. of Assort and Measure ingredients Allocation at the system’s Centenary, River corporation from 2010-12. Newly, Luxton was responsible re-booting the web’s digital platforms and has overseen different launches on Cornetist, Comcast, Steersman Discipline, Advantage Energized and Suddenlink systems, amid others. He initially coupled Universe Sportfishing Material at the of its set in Dec 2005 as v.p. of Volume Apportionment and helped to wax the sort to envelop wellnigh 60 meg households over the U.S., Canada and the Sea.

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