Publication of channels and related digital services

Mediawan Thematics is the largest publisher of subscription TV channels in France. The Group offers strong brands and themes for all audiences in the various francophone markets (particularly in Europe and Africa). These channels are available from all of the main TV service providers and national telecoms. In Belgium, the Group publishes AB3 and ABXplore, two free channels.


Mediawan Thematics also publishes the associated digital services in these segments, including many YouTube channels with original and exclusive content.


Besides, Mediawan Thematics is working with all the new digital pure players to extend the broadcast of its channels and content and to develop new offers in a delinearized perspective. In 2021, the group launched three new SVOD channels : EXPLORE dedicated to the documentary genre, KITCHEN MANIA for all the cooking fans and INSOMNIA offering the best of horror movies.


Finally, the Group takes advantage of new opportunities to expand outside Europe through worlwide distribution of its channels and offers and incoming projects.


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Reference channels on their segments

The channels and services of the group fall into three different categories:

  • Entertainment channels: RTL9, AB1, Mangas, Action, Insomnia, AB3 

  • Documentary channels: Toute L’Histoire, Science & Vie TV, Crime District, Chasse & Pêche, Animaux, Explore, Kitchen Mania, ABXplore

  • Sports channels: Automoto La Chaîne, Trek, Golf Channel