Paris-based Banijay bets big on India with $2.2-b Endemol Shine deal
Banijay will have almost 200 production companies in 23 territories once the deal is completed in the next 12-18 months. In India, it aims to be the number one production house for unscripted content with formats like ‘Big Brother’ and ‘Fear Factor’. The move will also allow exit for private equity firm KKRbacked Emerald Media, which owns 49% stake in Endemol Shine India.
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The company is already working on two shows, including the second season of ‘Test Case’ for AltBalaji and one show each for Hotstar and Netflix.
Banijay Group enters India in equal JV with Deepak Dhar
Dhar, who quit Endemol in December last year after a 14-year stint, will hold 50% equity in Banijay Asia as its founder-CEO for South East Asia operations.
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