EVENTS | BUSINESS | ENTERTAINMENT
FOX Entertainment Global, Lionsgate and Paramount Global arrive as part of NATPE GOBAL’s strategy to establish an international event in Miami.
The American studios FOX Entertainment Global, Lionsgate and Paramount Global, titans in the world of entertainment and television, have been confirmed as exhibitors. The highly anticipated return of NATPE Global will take place January 16-18, 2024 at the Inter-Continental Hotel, a large-scale luxury convention venue that is conveniently located in the city center.
“Our vision of a global market based in North America is taking off, and the vote of confidence from these major studios confirms it. NATPE Global is back and we are ready to reinvent its importance in the international industry calendar,” said Claire Macdonald, CEO of Brunico Communications Group owned NATPE Global. “We are happy with the momentum and support we are receiving,” concludes Macdonald.
“As we continue to chart FOX’s global resurgence with FOX Entertainment Global’s extensive programming catalog, it is more important than ever to engage with our colleagues and have discussions about how to move forward together in front of the changes we face in our industry today,” added. Fernando Szew, CEO of FOX Entertainment Global and MarVista Entertainment. “Since MarVista Entertainment was formed 20 years ago, NATPE has been a great way to start the year strong, allowing us to establish vital relationships around the world and build our business successfully. It is the perfect setting to achieve strategic objectives and we are looking forward to returning to Miami for the relaunch of NATPE in a new and international format.”
“We are thrilled to be part of NATPE Global’s return to Miami in 2024,” added Dan Cohen, Chief Content Licensing Officer at Paramount, and President of Republic Pictures. “For us NATPE is an important market to present our productions and this new format of the event reflects the dynamic and truly international landscape in which we operate today.”
THE LIST OF PARTICIPANTS GROWS
Nearly 40 countries and more than 300 buyers registered so far, the event will bring together the most important buyers and sellers of programming development and sales, as well as influential key decision-making executives from across the media ecosystem it encompasses; from content development to licensing and distribution on platforms.
We can also confirm that executives from A&E Networks, Amazon Prime Video, Blue Ant Media, ¡HOLA! TV, National Geographic Channel, Paramount, REELZ Channel, Roku, SVT, SONY Pictures Television, TelevisaUnivision, NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises, TV Globo and Warner Bros. Discovery will be present.
Located in a prime area in downtown Miami, and just minutes from South Beach, the Design District and Wynwood’s many restaurants, galleries and boutiques, the new home of NATPE Global offers contemporary luxury suites, cabanas and 100,000 square feet of flexible tiered exhibition space and opportunities for customers.