E! Networks will launch a new 24-hour, English-language global entertainment
network by the end of the first quarter.
According to network executives, E! International Network has inked its first
carriage deal with New Zealand's Sky Network Television, which will air the
service on a digital platform.
Fully owned by E! Networks, E! International will be distributed via
satellite and made available throughout Europe, Asia and the Middle East.
It will feature programming from E!'s library of originally produced
entertainment series, including The E! True Hollywood Story, Mysteries
and Scandals, E! News Daily, Behind the Scenes and Wild