Archive for “December, 2015”

AMC Global Celebrates Success Since Launching A Year Ago With Record-Breaking Ratings And Substantial Distribution Growth

The Recently-Premiered “Into the Badlands” Puts AMC Among the Top Ten Most Watched Entertainment Networks in Key Territories

AMC Global Looks Ahead to 2016 with A Raft of Exclusive

New Original Series

New York, 17 December 2015 – AMC Global, the international AMC-branded television network which launched in late 2014 and is now available in over 125 countries, is celebrating its first year of operation.  The network has seen impressive distribution growth with launches on a number of new platforms internationally as well as strong ratings performance for its programming.  AMC Global also has a raft of exclusive new programming set to premiere in the year ahead including thriller “The Night Manager,” season three of “Halt and Catch Fire” and the 15-episode second season of global phenomenon “Fear the Walking Dead,” among others. Continue Reading…

joiz Group Appoints Antonius Salis to Position of Chief Business Development Officer

Start-up Specialist Strengthens joiz Group Management Team in Newly Created Role

Zürich, Switzerland – 9th December 2015 – joiz Group, the Zürich-based digital media company with broadcast and advertising technology subsidiaries, is strengthening its management team with the appointment of Antonius Salis to the role of Chief Business Development Officer. This new position has been created to drive global expansion for the company, identifying and developing opportunities for joiz Global’s unique community marketing platform and branded channels.  Salis comes to joiz Group from the Berlin-based start-up investment firm Rocket Internet where he supported the international growth of various online start-ups. Continue Reading…

AMC’s “Fear The Walking Dead” Season Two Begins Production on Baja, Mexico

#1 New Series in U.S. Cable History Returns Next Spring on AMC Global 

Series Will Premiere Internationally on AMC Global Within 24 Hours of U.S. Premiere

NEW YORK, NY – 3 December 2015 – AMC announced today the start of production on “Fear the Walking Dead” season two in the Baja peninsula in Mexico at Baja Studios, site of the filming for Titanic, Master and Commander and other feature films. The companion series to “The Walking Dead,” the #1 show on U.S. television among adults 18-49, “Fear the Walking Dead” delivered the highest-rated first season of any series in U.S. cable history among total viewers and all key demos in live+3 ratings. Executive produced by showrunner Dave Erickson, Robert Kirkman, Gale Anne Hurd, Greg Nicotero and David Alpert, “Fear the Walking Dead” returns for a second season of 15 episodes next spring. Continue Reading…