International Television brings together NBCUniversal’s television interests as a whole, including sales, networks, and production. The division includes Universal Networks International, International Television Distribution and International Television Production.
Universal Networks International
Universal Networks International, the global channels division of NBCUniversal, is one of the world’s premier entertainment networks, delivering quality content and compelling brands to over 387 million subscribers in over 150 territories across Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Latin America and Asia. The portfolio includes the brands – Syfy Universal, DIVA Universal, Studio Universal, Universal Channel and 13th Street Universal and now, with the acquisition by Comcast Corporation, E! Entertainment Television, The Style Network and Golf Channel. Universal Networks International also operates Movies 24 and has an interest in the KidsCo joint venture.
International Television Distribution
International Television Distribution is responsible for the distribution of NBCUniversal product to all forms of television and new media outside of the U.S. and Canada. This includes a rich library of more than 4,000 feature films and 55,000 television episodes, including current and classic titles, non-scripted programming, sports, news, long-form and short-form programming, and locally produced content from around the world.
International Television Production
International Television Production was created in 2008 with the acquisition of UK production company Carnival Film and TV Limited, the company’s first major strategic move into production outside the US. Since then, NBCUniversal International acquired a second UK production company, Monkey Kingdom. The division is chartered with transforming NBCUniversal International into a leading destination for content creators and to drive profitable organic and acquisitive growth through world class international content with high production values.