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Abu Dhabi-Based RedBird IMI Acquires All3Media for $1.45 Billion

RedBird IMI completed its largest acquisition since the joint venture's founding in December 2022 when it acquired All3Media for $1.45 billion. The acquisition of Warner Bros. Discovery and Liberty Global was approved by US, UK, and German regulators. All3Media's chairman will be Jeff Zucker, while Sara Geater and Jane Turton will continue to be in executive positions.

RedBird IMI completed its largest acquisition since the joint venture’s founding in December 2022 when it acquired All3Media for $1.45 billion. The acquisition of Warner Bros. Discovery and Liberty Global was approved by US, UK, and German regulators. All3Media’s chairman will be Jeff Zucker, while Sara Geater and Jane Turton will continue to be in executive positions.

The biggest independent production firm in the UK, All3Media, runs 50 production labels and creates television programmes like “Call the Midwife” and “Fleabag.”

RedBird IMI, a partnership between RedBird Capital, located in New York, and Abu Dhabi’s International Media Investments (IMI), has successfully acquired All3Media for a sum of $1.45 billion. The joint venture was established in December 2022, making this purchase its biggest deal to date.

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At a cost of £1.15 billion ($1.45 billion), Warner Bros. Discovery, Inc. and Liberty Global Ltd., the joint owners of All3Media, were acquired. Germany, the UK, and the USA have all given their regulatory permission to the acquisition. Hit television programmes like “Fleabag,” “Gogglebox,” and “The Traitors” are produced by All3Media.

After the acquisition, incumbent CEO Jane Turton and COO Sara Geater will continue to oversee the business, with RedBird IMI CEO Jeff Zucker taking on the role of chairman of the All3Media board.

situated in London With 50 production labels, including Studio Lambert, Raw, Two Brothers Pictures, Silverback Films, New Pictures, and Neal Street Productions, with operations in the UK, USA, Germany, the Netherlands, and New Zealand, All3Media is the largest independent production firm in the UK.

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Popular programmes including “Squid Game: The Challenge,” “Gold Rush,” “Midsomer Murders,” “American Nightmare,” “The Circle,” and “Call the Midwife” are among the titles in All3Media’s repertoire.

RedBird IMI had previously been in negotiations to purchase Telegraph Media Group, the publisher of newspapers in the UK, but it pulled out of the bid last month.

About RedBird IMI

RedBird IMI is a private investment firm that works with our Entrepreneur & Family Office Network to establish high-growth businesses with flexible, long-term finance.

About All3Media

All3Media’s companies develop and produce award-winning, high quality and popular new
and returning programming across all genres.

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