Discovery Kids Media to launch in Latin America

Discovery International announced Discovery Kids Media’s (DKM) launching for Latin America and others countries worldwide to develop, produce and distribute children content -both animated and live action- for linear and digital platforms.

‘With a more than 20 years track in Latin American market, Discovery Kids still has a great success as a leader pay TV channel for preschool children, and continues its regional growth’, said Carolina Lightcap,  Executive Vice President and Chief Content Officer of Discovery Networks Latin America / US Hispanic. And added that “Discovery Kids Media will create content with a singular creative vision for Discovery Kids in Latin America and its partners around the world’.

DKM team will also manage Discovery’s participation in joint venture (JV) agreements for children content productions, such as the recently announced ‘redknot’, a JV between Discovery and Canadian children’s entertainment studio Nelvana.