Tag Archives: Caracol

Netflix announces second Colombian original series

Netflix announced its second Colombian original series, Siempre Bruja, which will debut exclusively on the platform around the globe in 2019. Composed of ten one-hour episodes and shot entirely in 4K, this young adult drama will be produced by Caracol Television. Inspired by the novel Yo, Bruja by Isidora Chacon, the show is slated to [...]

Industry leaders to debate the future of TV at NexTV Colombia

NexTV Series Colombia & Andean 2017 will gather, on November 30 at the JW Marriott hotel in Bogota, more than 40 executives from leading TV, OTT and online video companies to discuss the industry trends. DirecTV, Claro, Telefonica, TigoUne, Sony Pictures Television, Fox and HBO are among the companies that will participate in the event. [...]

Two Caracol series added to Claro Video

Claro Video (América Móvil) has added to its catalogue two successful series produced by Caracol Televisión and distributed by Caracol Internacional. These are Las Muñecas de la mafia (The Mafia Dolls) and “El Cartel” (The Cartel), which have already been broadcasted in several countries in Latin America. The first one, “The Mafia Dolls”, has already [...]

Caracol, RCN HD channels to return to pay TV

The Superior Court of Bogotá has ordered private national TV networks RCN and Caracol to allow free retransmission of their HD signals on pay TV services, which will no longer need prior approval to include them in their lineups. This is a second instance ruling in the process for unfair competition initiated by the Superintendency of [...]

SIC from Colombia rules in favor of RCN, Caracol in dispute with pay TV operators

The Superintendency of Industry and Commerce (SIC) from Colombia ruled in favor of the private channels RCN and Caracol in its conflict with pay TV operators América Móvil, Telefónica, DirecTV, ETB and UNE.   According to SIC, operators cannot broadcast Caracol and RCN signals, in SD and HD, without prior authorization. Both channels had initiated [...]

Andean Community supports RCN and Caracol in dispute with pay TV operators

  The Court of Justice of the Andean Community (CAN in Spanish) has established that pay TV operators in Colombia must be authorized by RCN and Caracol to broadcast their signals in HD. Thus, the international body confirmed the decision previously taken by the Superintendency of Industry and Commerce (SIC).   According to the Andean [...]

Caracol Next reached more than 200 million video playbacks in the last month

  Caracol Televisións digital unit called Caracol Next reported the success of one of its first ventures: the development of digital audiovisual content in short format. In May, it reached more than 200 million playbacks, of all its brands in various platforms.   For this initiative the company launched eight purely digital products: [...]

RCN, Caracol, Televisa y otras productoras demandan a operadoras de TV paga en ColombiaRCN, Televisa, Caracol and other production companies sue Pay-TV operators in Colombia

En Colombia, distintas productoras de contenidos como RCN, Caracol, Televisa, Telemundo y TV Azteca iniciaron una demanda ante la Superintendencia de Industria y Comercio contra Une (de Empresas Públicas de Medellín, fusionada en la actualidad con Tigo de Millicom). Según informó el diario colombiano El Tiempo, la demanda se extiende también a los operadores DirecTV [...]

La novela turca Las Mil y Una Noches ya alcanzó distribución en la TV abierta de cinco países de LatinoaméricaTurkish soap opera One Thousand and One Nights has already reached FTA TV distribution in five Latin American countries

La novela Las Mil y Una Noches producida por la productora TMC Film de Turquía (originalmente emitida por Kanal D) ya alcanzó distribución en la TV abierta de cinco países de América Latina. Ya se está viendo en Chile, en Colombia y en Perú, mientras que el año que viene se estrenará en Argentina y [...]

La serie Pablo Escobar, El Patrón del Mal de Caracol TV de Colombia ya llegó a once países latinoamericanosColombian Caracol TV's Pablo Escobar, El Patrón del Mal series has reached eleven Latin American countries

La serie Pablo Escobar, El Patrón del Mal producida por el canal colombiano de TV abierta Caracol comenzó a verse en Brasil y así su distribución alcanzó los once países latinoamericanos. La última venta fue a la cadena brasileña de canales de TV paga Globosat, la cual ya emite la producción desde el 15 de [...]