AMC Networks, Inc. is a holding company that owns and operates cable television networks through its subsidiaries. The company operates its business through two segments: National Networks and International & Other. The National Networks segment principally includes four nationally distributed programming networks: AMC, WE tv, IFC and SundanceTV. These programming networks are distributed throughout the United States via cable and other multichannel video programming distribution platforms, including direct broadcast satellite and platforms operated by telecommunications providers. The International & Other segment principally includes Chellomedia and AMC/Sundance Channel Global, the company’s international programming businesses; IFC Films, the company’s independent film distribution business; Chello DMC, the broadcast solutions unit of Chellomedia; and various developing on-line content distribution initiatives. AMC Networks was founded by Charles Francis Dolan on March 9, 2011 and is headquartered in New York, NY.
AMC Networks Inc. owns and operates various cable television's brands delivering content to audiences, and a platform to distributors and advertisers in the United States and internationally. The company operates in two segments, National Networks; and International and Other. The National Networks segment operates five distributed entertainment programming networks under the AMC, WE tv, BBC AMERICA, IFC, and SundanceTV names in high definition and standard definition formats. This segment distributes its networks in the United States through cable and other multichannel video programming distribution platforms, including direct broadcast satellite and platforms operated by telecommunications providers. The International and Other segment delivers entertaining and acclaimed programming services for subscribers in approximately 140 countries and territories, including Europe, Latin America, the Middle East, and the parts of Asia and Africa. This segment also operates in independent film distribution business that distributes films across various media platforms, including theaters, cable/satellite video on demand, DVDs and cable network television, and streaming/downloading to computers and other electronic devices. AMC Networks Inc. was founded in 1980 and is headquartered in New York, New York.