Banijay Group is the world’s largest independent content creation Group for television and multimedia platforms. With leading production entities in more than seventeen territories, the Group is engaged in strategic partnerships with the most innovative, creative and talented international production companies.

The Group’s rich library, which includes more than 20,000 hours of programming in entertainment, drama, factual, reality, docu-drama, talk-show, children and animation genres, is distributed worldwide through the Group’s distribution arm Banijay Rights, which works moreover as an agent for the distribution of contents not owned by the company itself.

Leading formats and successful productions include Versailles, The Returned, Millennium, Inbetweeners, Wife Swap, Fort Boyard, Secret Life of Four Year Olds, Temptation Island, Popstars, Beat Your Host, 71 Degrees North, Keeping up with the Kardashians, Wild Things, Location Location Location, Undressed and It’s only TV, among many others.

The presence of the De Agostini Group in the sector of production and distribution of television contents started in 2007 with the acquisition in Europe of leading companies in local markets, such as Magnolia (Italy), Marathon Group (France) and Zodiak Television (Sweden), and the subsequent creation of Zodiak Entertainment. In July 2010 Zodiak Entertainment strengthens its international presence through the acquisition of RDF Media Group, one of the main indipendent producers in the UK, and rebranded itself into Zodiak Media. In february 2016 Zodiak Media merged with Banijay (Lov Group) giving bith to the new company called Banijay Group.