Tag Archives: Latin America

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, [...]

Disney announces Advertising Sales & Partnerships structure in Latin America

The Walt Disney Company Latin America announced Disneys Advertising Sales & Partnerships team, which is already working to provide customers services while capitalizing on the companys full brand and franchise portfolio to offer experiences that maximize advertising revenues and increase the market share.   Leaders who are in charge of this team and report to Kattia [...]

Movistar Play is consolidating itself in Telefonica’s Latin American market

In its first half of the year results report, Telefónica reported 1.2 million active users in the OTT Movistar Play in Latin America. This year, the platform was launched in Mexico and Argentina, while it is no longer available in Central America from August due to the sale of assets promoted by Movistar in several [...]

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.  [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

CBS and Viacom to combine and create ViacomCBS Inc

Viacom and CBS today announced they have entered into a definitive agreement to combine in an all-stock merger, creating a combined company with more than USD 28 billion in revenue. The new company will be led by Bob Bakish as President and CEO. The transaction is subject to regulatory approvals and other customary closing conditions. [...]

Atrescine joins DirecTV’s offer in Latin America

Atrescine, TV channel focused on broadcasting cinematographic contents from Spain and aimed to reach the Hispanic market, announced it will be aired in Latin America through DTH operator DirectTV, on its 1519 channel (HD). The TV channels catalog includes more than 7 thousand feature films, including some that date from the 1950s and 1960s, and [...]

Mediapro to implement VAR technology in Paraguayan football

The Spanish company Mediapro ran an agreement with the Paraguayan Football Association (APF) to implement VAR technology (acronym from the so-called Video Assistant Referee) in the countrys Professional Football serie A (also called Division de Honor), to the 2020, 2021 and 2022 seasons.  Having fulfilled all the necessary requirements, the Paraguayan Football Associations Executive Council [...]

ESPN brings the FIFA eWorld Cup Final to Latin America

According to official information from ESPN, the pay TV channel will broadcast the FIFA eWorld Cups Final this Sunday, August 4th, an annual competition organized by FIFA, together with EA Sports. The TV channel will broadcast the competitions Final through ESPN3 and the OTT ESPN Play for all Latin America, from Londons O2 stadium. In [...]