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Telefe launches new webseries in partnership with MTV Latin America

The Argentine FTA TV channel Telefe is premiering the webseries LifeHackers, its first co-production with MTV Latin America, on its digital platforms. Starred ny Argentine youtuber Barbi Martínez and Mexican actor and influencer Kevin Rogers, the new webserie follows Vicky (Barbi) and Neto (Kevin), who decided to move together  for the first time and must [...]

VTR is sued by AMC Networks Latin America for removing channels from its programming grid

After the request made by Chilean Supreme Court of Justice, which forced pay TV operator VTR to bring TVI / Filmocentros channels back to its programming grid, the operator was now sued by AMC Networks Latin America LLC at the Chilean Free Competition Defense Court (TDLC) for removing the Film&Arts, AMC, El Gourmet, Europa Europa, [...]

Guess my Age arrives at Uruguayan FTA TV through Canal 10

Guess My Age, Vivendi Entertainments format, will add a new Latin American local adaptation through the Uruguayan FTA channel Canal 10, which will premiere the format next week, named El Juego del Año. Each week, a couple – friends, relatives, co-workers and others- will take part in a cunning, instinct and general culture game, with [...]

Netflix increases its plans prices in Chile

The OTT Netflix announced it has increased its plans prices in Chile, which were the same from August 2017. The measure takes place after the creation of a new tax on digital platforms, which will start paying VAT in the country.  With the aim of offering the best entertainment experience with more exclusive titles, including [...]

RTVE, Chilevision and Boomerang TV start filming series on Isabel Allende’s novel

On Monday, September 2nd, RTVE, Boomerang TV and Chilevision will start filming Ines del alma mia, novel by Chilean writer Isabel Allende. It will be released on FTA TV on RTVE and Chilevision, and will be exclusively available on Amazon Prime Video in Spain, the US and Latin America (not including Chile). Filming will be [...]

Chilean Deputies Chamber approves VAT collection on digital platforms

With 123 votes in favor, 20 against and four abstentions, the Chilean Deputies Chamber approved VAT payment (19%) on digital platforms monthly subscriptions. The initiative had been announced by Chilean Finance Minister, Felipe Larrain.   The Governments proposal consist of a specific, indirect and substitute tax for any other, on digital platforms provided by people or [...]

DirecTV and ESPN develops US Open expanded coverage for Latin America

DTH DirecTV announced it is suggesting a new way of living the US Open, fourth and final 2019 seasons Grand Slam. From next Monday, August 26th, and during the first five days, DirecTV and ESPN are presenting US Open Mix, which will offer an extended coverage of what happens at the Flushing Meadows Park courts, [...]

Turner and Mediapro move forward in their co production projects in Latin America

Announced in June, the co-production agreement between the Spanish group Mediapro and the Chilean FTA TV channel Chilevision (Turner Latin America) is making progress. El discipulo del chef, their first co-production project, will soon make its debut in Chile, to later arrive at international markets. The format is based on a competition between three famous [...]

Kanal D Drama premiers new productions in Latin America

Kanal D Drama, pay TV channel available in Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Ecuador, Panama, Peru and Uruguay, announced it will premiere Secretos Prohibidos and Tormenta de pasiones, next September 12th and 20th, respectively. According to what the channel officially reported, Secretos Prohibidos focuses on Kamal İpekçi, a famous businessman, who lives an enviable life in Istanbul, [...]

TVN releases new original production in August

Chilean FTA TV channel TVN officially reported that Amor en linea, its new original fiction, announced last February, will premiere on August 24th. The project is a coproduction between the channel and Efe 3  Described as a romantic comedy, Love online will show the parallel stories of Ignacio and Sandra, two characters who live different [...]