Apr 12 2017

CBS STUDIOS INTERNATIONAL AND GERMANY’S PROSIEBENSAT.1 GROUP ANNOUNCE MULTI-SEASON LICENSING AGREEMENT FOR ‘GERMANY’S NEXT TOP MODEL’

AMSTERDAM and MUNICH – Apr. 12, 2017 – CBS Studios International and Germany’s ProSiebenSat.1 Group announced today a multi-season licensing agreement for GERMANY’S NEXT TOP MODEL.

Since its launch in 2006, GERMANY’S NEXT TOP MODEL has been one of the top rated entertainment reality programs in the country, with season 12 currently being broadcast on ProSieben.

AMERICA’S NEXT TOP MODEL is the most successful and longest-running fashion reality TV series in history, with the original show under license in over 100 markets, along with 20 local versions of the format. Season 23 of ANTM premiered in the U.S. on VH1 and is strutting down the runway with new panel members, and a slew of new experts.

“AMERICA’S NEXT TOP MODEL continues its reign as the world’s favourite fashion reality series,” said Paul Gilbert, Senior Vice President, International Formats, CBS Studios International. “GERMANY’S NEXT TOP MODEL continues to thrive on ProSieben and we are pleased that our long standing partnership on this iconic series will continue for multiple seasons.”

Daniel Rosemann, General Manager of ProSieben said, “GERMANY’S NEXT TOP MODEL is one of the most successful brands on German television. We are pleased to continue our terrific partnership on the series with CBS Studio International.”

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About AMERICA’S NEXT TOP MODEL

AMERICA’S NEXT TOP MODEL is produced by 10 by 10 Entertainment in association with The Tyra Banks Company. The executive producers are Ken Mok (“Making the Band”), Tyra Banks and Laura Fuest Silva. The series was created by Tyra Banks and developed by Mok and Kenya Barris. Currently, “America’s Next Top Model” is under license in over 100 markets around the world and has 20 international versions in production. AMERICA’S NEXT TOP MODEL and the AMERICA’S NEXT TOP MODEL format are licensed internationally by CBS Studios International.

About ProSiebenSat.1 Group

The ProSiebenSat.1 Group is one of the largest independent media corporations in Europe. Free TV financed by advertising is our core business. They are the number 1 in the German TV advertising market with their stations SAT.1, ProSieben, kabel eins, sixx, SAT.1 Gold and ProSieben MAXX. In total, they reach about 42 million TV households with their 15 TV stations in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. They grow in their core business via new TV stations and HD distribution business that will also develop dynamically in the years to come.

About CBS Studios International

CBS Studios International is the leading supplier of programming to the international television marketplace, licensing to more than 200 markets in more than 60 languages across multiple media platforms. The Studio participates in international channel ventures, currently comprised of 14 channels in 24 languages across over 100 territories, reaching more than 70 million households worldwide. CBS Studios International also exports a diverse lineup of formats for local production around the world. The division distributes content from CBS Television Studios, CBS Television Distribution, Showtime, CBS News, CBS Films and a library of more than 70,000 hours of programming. CBS Studios International is a division of CBS Corporation.

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Jennifer Weingroff

CBS Studios International

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Luke Fredberg

CBS Studios International

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