CuriosityStream To Launch Linear Channel In Europe

Post by: Rick Ellis 31 July, 2021

The streaming service CuriosityStream is launching a linear channel in a number of European countries, following a deal with the German media group Spiegel,

Under the terms of the agreement, Spiegel will relaunch its Spiegel TV Wissan channel under the CuriosityStream banner. The current channel is a partnership between Spiegel and factual production/distributor company Authentic. The new network will continue to include programming from both of both of those companies, as well as CurioisityStream original productions.

The current Spiegel TV Wissan management team, led by Patrick Hoerl from Autentic and Michael Kloft from Spiegel TV, will remain in charge.

The deal will also add hundreds of hours of German-dubbed programming to CuriosityStream's SVOD service in the United States.

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