Tag Archives: Sony Pictures Television

Sony to produce Colombian cyclist Rigo Uran series

Sony Pictures Television (SPT) announced it has acquired the rights to tell Rigoberto Uran story, Colombian cyclist who will be the central point of this project produced by SPT and filmed in Colombia and several European countries under Ana Bonds leadership. We are deeply excited to work with Rigo -as he is commonly known- in [...]

Sony Pictures Television and Clarovideo start new production in Colombia

Sony Pictures Television (SPT) announced it have started filming Manual para Galanes, its new short format original comedy series, that is being co-produced together with Clarovideo, with Rosmary Muñoz as general producer. The project will be filmed in Colombia, and will be released next year.  Written by Juan Andres Granados and Luis Gamboa, and directed [...]

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 [...]

Fox Telecolombia to produce contents together with Sony Pictures Television

Colombian content producer Fox Telecolombia has came to terms with Sony Pictures Television (SPT) to produce and distribute three titles, including two series and a soap opera. In addition, Samuel Duque Duque, President of the company, announced that a series with Claro and a possible co-production project with Viacom International Studios are also in process. [...]

Globo and Sony Pictures to produce series in English to the international market

Globo and Sony Pictures Television (SPT) announced a joint development and production agreement for two dramatic series in English, and plan to develop a third project, which they did not develop much information. Both titles productions will be in charge of Floresta, a joint venture with SPT, which will film the new productions in partnership [...]

Popcornflix’s owners buy Crackle

Sony Pictures Television announced the sale of its majority Crackles stake to the US company Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment (CSSE). The companies relaunched the OTT as Crackle Plus, AVOD streaming platform, which will include in its offer all Crackle and Sonys content, and 6 CSSEs AVOD services: Popcornflix; Truli; Popcornflix Kids; Popcornflix Comedy; [...]

Apple could launch its OTT in April

Apple invited media from all over the world to an event that will take place on March 25th at the Steve Jobs Theatre in the US, where it is expected to launch its subscription TV and video OTT globally. The company did not give details on  the reason for the meeting, although the launch date [...]

Sony Pictures Television announces new programming

During the Upfront held in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Sony Pictures Television (SPT) announced the programming news of Canal Sony and AXN, which includes new series, Crime Scene investigation-franchises and entertainment shows. Canal Sony will premiere “Grand Hotel”, a new series produced by Eva Longoria and that revolves around the secrets, revenges and betrayals between the [...]

Twitter announces new video content deals in Latin America

Twitter has announced new premium content deal in Latin America, including sports, news and entertainment from companies like Fox Sports, Sony Pictures Television, Turner and Viacom, among others. During its first TwitterFronts event for Latin America, the social network announced 11 deals. The new live and original programming includes a partnership with Fox Sports to [...]

Crackle premieres “Doctor Who” in Latin America

The new season of “Doctor Who” will be available exclusively in Latin America through Crackle, Sony Pictures Televisions streaming service. It will debut on Sunday, October 7, the same day of its world premiere. This year marks the beginning of a new era: Jodie Whittaker made history after being cast as the first female lead [...]