Tech Crunch reports: “Vice Media has raised $450M in new funding from private-equity firm TPG, with a deal valuing the media company around $5.7 billion post-money. Specifically, Vice plans to use the funding to launch Vice Studios, a way for the company to proud scripted multi-screen programming to complement its library of news and documentary content. This new type of content will supplement the 13 digital channels Vice already offers to viewers – which include things like their TV network VICELAND and popular documentary series VICE on HBO.”

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