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NENT seeks minority partner as it focuses on original scripted drama, plans to sell other ops in H1

Wednesday 29 January 2020 | 14:13 CET | News
Nordic Entertainment Group (NENT) said it will sell off its non-scripted output, branded entertainment and events business and will bring in a minority equity partner for its scripted drama productions as it reorganises NENT Studios. The scripted production and distribution companies at NENT Studios account for approximately 45 percent of total sales and a significant proportion of profits.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: Nordic Entertainment
Countries: Scandinavia / Sweden
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