KKR Said to Mull Bid for Entertainment One After ITV Spurned

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  • Buyout firm is seeking to expand into media, entertainment
  • No decision has been made and KKR could decide against a bid

Private-equity firm KKR & Co. is considering a bid for television distributor Entertainment One Ltd. after the owner of the preschool cartoon character “Peppa Pig” rejected an offer from U.K. broadcaster ITV Plc, according to people familiar with the matter.

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