Viacom acquires Italian DTT frequency for Spike TV launch

Thursday 14 September 2017 | 15:14 CET | News
Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN) has announced the acquisition of Italian free-to-air channel LCN 49 from Scripps Network, which it will use to launch a local version of its Spike TV network in October. The company currently operates the Paramount Channel and VH1 FTA DTT channels in Italy and recently entered into a 50-50 joint venture with media group De Agostini Editore for children's FTA channel 'Super!'.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Paramount / Sky / Viacom
Countries: Italy
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