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Company Overview of Sony Pictures Television, Inc.

Company Overview

Sony Pictures Television, Inc. operates as a content provider in the television industry. It produces and distributes programming, including series, telefilms, theatrical releases, and family entertainment on various platforms, such as broadcast and cable, first-run and off-network syndication, and digital distribution. It also operates libraries of feature films and television shows that include daytime dramas and game shows, primetime dramas, reality, talk shows, comedies, landmark off-network series, and original animated series. It engages in the development and production of studios original programs in the United States; and scripted format sales and original local versions of series. ...

10202 West Washington Boulevard

Culver City, CA 90232-3195

United States

Founded in 1948

Phone:

310-244-4000

Fax:

310-244-1874

Key Executives for Sony Pictures Television, Inc.

President
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President
President of Worldwide Networks
President of Programming and Production
President of International Distribution
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Sony Pictures Television, Inc. Key Developments

Singtel, Sony Pictures Television and Warner Bros Entertainment Announce Joint-Venture to Offer Video Service in Asia

Singtel, Sony Pictures Television and Warner Bros Entertainment announced that they have established HOOQ, a joint venture start-up, to offer a video service in Asia. The regional over-the-top (OTT) service will deliver Hollywood blockbusters and television series, as well as popular local movies and programmes by enabling customers to stream and download the shows on their device or platform of choice. HOOQ will be rolled out progressively in the Singtel Group's Asian footprint, including Indonesia, the Philippines, India and Thailand, from the first quarter of 2015. The studios will provide access to their premium content and know-how, while Singtel will provide market access to its customer base and billing capabilities. At launch, HOOQ will have a catalogue of more than 10,000 shows, from blockbusters such as Spider-Man and Harry Potter to TV favourites such as Friends and Gossip Girl. There will also be an extensive selection of Indian, Chinese, Thai, Filipino, Indonesian, Korean and Japanese movies and TV series.

Sony Pictures Television Appoints Vadim Sokolovsky as MD for SPT Productions Russia and Lean-M Productions

Sony Pictures Television (SPT) has appointed Vadim Sokolovsky as MD for SPT Productions Russia and Lean-M Productions. In his role, he will manage all aspects of Sony's television production business in Russia, including development, sales and production of programming, as well as the financial performance, strategic vision, operation and growth of those companies. Sokolovsky will report to Jeff Lerner, senior VP, scripted programming, international production for SPT. He takes up his position at the beginning of this month and will be based at SPT's Moscow office.

Netflix Strikes Deal with Sony Pictures Television, Inc. for Sony Animated Films

Netflix and Sony Pictures Television struck a multiyear deal to offer Sony Pictures Animation titles in the 'first pay TV window' to Netflix subscribers in the U.S. Netflix Inc. has secured the rights to Sony Pictures Animation feature films. Netflix and Sony Pictures Television struck the multiyear deal to offer Sony Pictures Animation titles in the 'first pay TV window' to Netflix subscribers in the U.S., beginning with 'Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2' and 'The Smurfs 2' in 2014.

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