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Netflix taps RAI for Italian content - report

Friday 3 July 2015 | 08:23 CET | News
Netflix has held talks with RAI over the acquisition of rights to content produced by the Italian state broadcaster, according to unnamed sources cited by business daily Milano Finanza. The US company will launch its video streaming service in Italy in October and is aiming for at least 20 percent of its catalogue of 3,500 titles to be produced locally. "Our offer will include Italian titles, which is why we are looking for licenses and rights," said Netflix vice president Joris Evers, without commenting on the Rai rumours. "We are interested in local co-productions, such those pùt in place

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Netflix / RAI
Countries: Italy
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