Category: TV channels / Content

DirecTV airs special production to commemorate Woodstock’s 50th anniversary

OnDirecTV, channel available for all DirecTV subscribers in Latin America, announced it will broadcast the documentary Woodstock: three days that defined a generation today, which aims to tell the story of the mythical festival that brought together more than half a million fans and some of the greatests artists of all times over three days.  [...]

RTVE develops new series with Argentine producer Anima Films

RTVE and the film producer and distributor Wanda Vision, also from Spain, are working together in the fiction series El Invitado, in co-production with Argentine producer Anima Films. The project, based on an original Matias Gueilburts idea, founder of Anima Films, will last eight episodes and will be released on the Spanish channel. It is [...]

Caracol Television series expand internationally

Colombian FTA TV channel Caracol Television reported that its series Without Breasts there is no Paradise and Out of Fashion were included into Amazon Prime Videos catalog, while The Queen of Flow was launched on Vidio, VOD platform operating in Asia. In addition, the channel premiered the series The Bronx and Surviving Escobar, Alias JJ, [...]

BitMe to make Gamescom 2019 live coverage from Germany

BitMe, new Televisas recently launched and focus on eSports, video games, technology and geek culture channel, announced it will develop the Gamescom 2019 live coverage, considered the most important video game expo in Europe and the second worldwide. With this special coverage, BitMe will be the only specialized media in Latin America that develops the [...]

Telemundo acquires Argentina’s Underground Producciones

NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises has acquired leading Argentine production company Underground Producciones, according to what the specialized media Variety reported. Telemundos new wholly-owned subsidiary will continue under the leadership of its General Director, Sebastian Ortega, who joins the development and creative team of Telemundo Global Studios. The agreements financial terms were not disclosed. Acquiring Underground Producciones [...]

Sony Pictures Television relaunches as Sony Channel in Latin America

Sony Pictures Television (SPT) announced it has renewed its Latin American Canal Sonys brand, now known as Sony Channel, which has a new visual identity in which the Sony logo is the main element. The company also announced that, with the aim of taking advantage of the channels premium content collection, Sony Channel will also [...]

Colombian Canal 1 concession is extended until 2037

The US company Hemisphere Media Group announced Colombian FTA TV channel Canal 1 has extended its concession license for 10 years, without an additional payment required. The measure means that the channels concession will expire on April 30th, 2037, and it can be renewed for an additional 20-year period.   In just two years, Canal 1 [...]

Afizzionados to exclusive broadcast Tigres football matches during 2019 and 2020

Mexican triple play operator Izzi (Televisa) will offer an exclusive coverage of matches locally played by UANL Tigres football club through Afizzionados, its sports channel launched in 2018, which will feature 12 exclusive matches during the Apertura 2019 and Clausura 2020 Mexican League seasons.  According to what Televisa informed in an official statement, from the [...]

Globo inaugurates new content production studios in Rio de Janeiro

This Thursday, Brazilian Globo Group opened its new production studios in Rio de Janeiro. Named Recording Module 4 (MG4), it is a Globo Studios expansion, with 26 thousand square meters added. The new module has three new studios and production and storage areas, with the latest technology available. The companys total investment for the project [...]

Got Talent arrives at Uruguayan FTA TV through Canal 10

Uruguayan FTA TV channel Canal 10 announced days ago that it will start working on the development of a local Got Talents version, format that it acquired in March this year after coming to terms with Fremantle, which has the format licenses for NBC. The channel informed that the TV program will be leaded by [...]