Tag Archives: Mediapro

VAR technology debuts this week in Paraguayan football

The Paraguay Cup Final, which will face the Guaraní and Libertad football teams tomorrow at the Defensores del Chaco Stadium (Asuncion), will become the first Paraguayan football match where Video Assistant Referee (VAR) technology is incorporated. Although the arrival of the VAR to Paraguay was stipulated by 2020, the Paraguayan Football Association (APF) decided to [...]

Mediapro makes an offer to buy Fox Sports in Brazil

As reported by UOL through the journalist Ricardo Feltrin, the Spanish company Mediapro made a formal offer to buy Fox Sports in Brazil, which belongs to The Walt Disney Company. The transactions value has not been reported up to now, but, according to the journalist, the market estimates that Fox Sports channels (in Brazil) are [...]

Mediapro to be host broadcaster at the coming Copa Conmebol Libertadores Final

Mediapro has been selected as a host broadcaster to produce and distribute the coming Copa Libertadores Final TV broadcast, which will be held this Saturday, November 23rd at the Estadio Monumental, in Lima, Peru. The final will be disputed between Flamengo (Brazil) and River Plate (Argentina). 33 cameras will be used for the events coverage, [...]

Viacom releases new comedy with Mediapro to be aired on Telefe

Pequeña Victoria, a new co production between Viacom International Studios (VIS), The Mediapro Studio and Oficina Burman its release date scheduled for this Monday, September 16th on the Argentine FTA TV channel Telefe. Pequeña Victoria is the perfect example of what we want to do from Viacom studios. When we launched and presented this project [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Mediapro expands Pan American Games borders with YouTube

The Spanish company Mediapro announced it came to terms with YouTube to broadcast the Lima 2019 Pan American Games live and for the first time on the video platform, not including Turkey and the American continent. The companies did not give details on the agreements economic terms, which was possible thanks to the Peruvian Olympic [...]

Mediapro brings 4K technology to the Pan American Games coverage in Peru

Mediapro will broadcast all sports competitions from the 2019 Pan American Games in Lima, Peru, with nearly a thousand hours live coverage, distributed to 33 TV operators in 41 countries. The opening ceremony, which will take place on Friday, and the closing one, scheduled for  August 11th, will be produced in 4K for the first [...]

Mediapro increases its international expansion with Chilevision

The Spanish group The Mediapro Studio announced a co-production agreement with the Chilean FTA TV channel Chilevisión (Turner Latin America), with the aim of increasing its performance in the international market. The project of the new agreement is titled El discípulo del Chef, focused on the culinary market. Its first season will have 24 episodes, [...]

Mediapro acquires Paraguayan National Team’s TV rights until 2022

Robert Harrison, Head of the Paraguayan Football Association (APF) ran an agreement with the Spanish telecommunications company Mediapro, focused on transferring it the Paraguayan National Teams international TV rights from its matches during Qatar 2022 World Cup Qualifyings step. Transferring rights is valued at more than USD 15 million (VAT included). This is the first [...]