Tencent subs up 20% to 203 million, video/music drive take up
Tencent’s fee-based subscriptions increased 20% year-on-year to 203 million at the end of June 2020 from 168.9 million at end June last year, primarily due to growth in video and music content subscriptions, the company said last night. Video...
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Korea’s CJ ENM greenlights Cash Back after two pilots
Korea’s CJ ENM is going ahead with a six-episode commission of the game show – Cash Back – co-developed for the international market with Bunim/Murray Production in the U.S. CJ ENM tested two pilots in Korea before greenlighting the series,...
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Japan’s Fuji TV adapting CJ ENM Korean drama, Familiar Wife
Japanese commercial broadcaster Fuji TV is adapting Korean drama Familiar Wife in a scripted format deal with Korea’s CJ ENM. The 11-episode romantic drama will air in Fuji TV’s prime time 10pm slot on Thursdays from January 2021. Familiar...
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