ProSiebenSat.1 to Broadcast Splendid's New Top Titles
Press release - August 10, 2007
(Cologne 10.08.2007) Soon current top titles from the Splendid Library will be on the free TV channel of the ProSiebenSat.1 Group. Splendid Film GmbH, Cologne, 100% subsidiary of Splendid Medien AG, Cologne, and ProSiebenSat.1 Media AG, Unterföhring, have signed license agreements regarding the utilization of films selected from the Splendid film library.
Among the titles are the new acquisitions "Rob-B-Hood" featuring action film star Jackie Chan as well as the American action thriller "Harsh Times" with Christian Bale ("American Psycho," "Equilibrium") and "Desperate Housewives" star Eva Longoria. Other highlights are the American comedy "The Ex (OT: Fast Track)" with shooting star Zach Braff ("Scrubs") and Amanda Peet ("Syriana," "Something's Gotta Give") as well as other Asian titles from the action comedy genres.
Andreas R. Klein, chairman of the board of Splendid Medien AG, commented We are pleased to be able to document the many years of good cooperation with the ProSiebenSat.1-Group in the new contractual agreements."
For more than 30 years, the Splendid Group has been successfully marketing feature films, documentaries and children's programs for home entertainment, cinema and television. The Group also has a significant market position in postproduction services such as synchronisation and the creation of digital contents for DVD and the internet. Splendid Medien AG has been listed on the Deutsche Börse in Frankfurt (WKN 727 950) since 1999.