“Fremantle’s Ambitious Expansion Plans Set to Transform Global Content Landscape”
– Fremantle, RTL’s production division, aims to increase revenue by $1.1 billion to reach a target of $3.3 billion by 2025.
– Through a series of acquisitions and partnerships, Fremantle is venturing into scripted content, independent film, and documentaries to become a global content powerhouse.
In an email interview with The Hollywood Reporter, CEO Thomas Rabe discusses the strategy behind Fremantle’s expansion and its role in RTL’s overall growth strategy. Rabe emphasizes the importance of investing in premium content and partnering with world-class storytellers and international talent. Fremantle’s revenue grew by 22% last year, reaching over $2.5 billion, setting the stage for its ambitious revenue target. As RTL’s production arm, Fremantle plays a vital role in the company’s global content business alongside its national streaming services.