• The Hollywood Reporter on LinkedIn
  • Follow THR on Pinterest

Canal Plus

Latest News

  1. Vivendi Says New CanalPlus Subs Rose in September After Report Triggers Stock Drop

    3:39 am 10/20/2015

    The company's shares fell after a newspaper article claimed new subscriptions at CanalPlus were down 10 percent and pointed the finger at Vivendi chair Vincent Bollore's executive shake-up.Read more

    • 2
  2. French TV App Molotov Signs Deals with Most Major Networks, Except CanalPlus

    9:01 am 10/19/2015

    The streaming service, described as a cross between Spotify and Netflix, is set for a beta launch this fall.Read more

    • 2
  3. MIPCOM: CanalPlus Secures French Pay-TV, SVOD Rights to New 'Star Wars' in Disney Deal

    6:42 am 10/7/2015

    The new agreement also covers all previous 'Star Wars' films, as well as Pixar and Marvel titles and ABC series including 'Desperate Housewives' and 'Lost.' Read more

    • 3
  4. MIPCOM: Canal Plus Takes Harlan Coben's 'The Five' for France

    3:22 am 9/30/2015

    Tom Cullen, Sarah Solemani and O-T Fagbenle co-star in the 10-part mystery series created by the best-selling author. Read more

    • 1
  5. Canal Plus Head of Cinema to Leave Amid Executive Shake-Up [UPDATED]

    5:23 am 9/7/2015

    Her resignation is the latest departure from the French pay TV giant as Vivendi chairman Vincent Bollore strengthens his hold on the company.Read more

    • 2
  6. French TV Giants End Talks to Merge Streaming Services Amid Netflix Competition

    3:13 am 7/17/2015

    TF1, M6 and France Televisions had been in discussions to create a "French Netflix."Read more

    • 2
  7. Rodolphe Belmer Jettisoned as CanalPlus CEO, Replaced by Maxime Saada

    9:54 am 7/3/2015

    Vivendi in a statement said Belmer had been "relieved of his responsibilities" by the board. Read more

    • 2
  8. New Nordic Thriller From 'The Bridge' Team Gets Green Light

    1:07 am 6/23/2015

    France's CanalPlus and Sweden's SVT are backing 'Midnight Sun,' a murder mystery in the 24-hour sunlight of an Arctic summer that is billed as the first-ever TV co-production between the countries.Read more

    • 0
  9. FremantleMedia International Takes Sales on Paolo Sorrentino's 'The Young Pope'

    1:36 am 5/27/2015

    Jude Law will star as the newly anointed Pontiff in the fictional drama series from the Oscar-winning director of 'The Great Beauty.'Read more

    • 0
  10. Esquire Network Makes 'Spotless' Its First Scripted Series

    4:20 am 5/8/2015

    The dark crime drama first aired on France's Canal Plus.Read more

    • 0
Syndicate content