Premiere, KDG extend distrib'n deal

KDG to offer Premiere's pay bouquets

FRANKFURT, Germany -- German pay TV platform Premiere and No. 1 German cable operator Kabel Deutschland (KDG) have extended their distribution contract for five more years.

Under the deal, KDG agrees to offer Premiere's pay bouquets, HD channels, VOD and pay-per-view services to its 9 million cable subscribers.

Both sides declined comment on financial details of the deal.