Monthly Archives: January 2020

Polka starts filming the second season of ‘El Tigre Veron’

Argentine producer Polka announced it has started filming the second season of El Tigre Veron, an original series developed by the FTA TV channel Canal 13, Flow and TNT, which was the most watched Argentine series on Flow in 2019. As detailed, the second season will have eight episodes, which will be recorded in outdoor [...]

Turner Latin America launches new ‘Particular Crowd’ original movie banner

With an estimated catalog of 90 titles this year, Particular Crowd is a multiplatform original movie initiative designed to connect audiences around the world. The movies will be available on TNT and Space in Latin America. Select titles will premiere at movie theaters, while others will be available in serialized episodic format across social media [...]

Fanatiz now available in Puerto Rico

The sports OTT platform Fanatiz announced its local availability at Puerto Rico, bringing popular football leagues matches from South America and Europe closer to its fans at a USD 7,99 monthly subscription. Football fans in Puerto Rico can catch all their favourite football programming on any device visiting the platforms web version. Football and its [...]

Facundo Prado is appointed new Supercanal Argentina’s President

The Argentine pay-TV operator Supercanal, available  in 14 provinces of the country, appointed Facundo Prado as the new President of the entity, since last January 24th. The company officially reported that, in its role, Prado will lead the Supercanal technological transformation process, developing a project based on the deployment of a new fiber optic network [...]

Costa Rica to launch new FUTV sport TV channel on February 29th

FUTV, a new pay-TV channel aimed to broadcast Costa Rican football, will officially launch in the country on February 29th. The channel will exclusively broadcast football matches that some Costa Rican teams play at home, and other content. Up to now, the channel will be available on Cabletica, Telecable and Kölbi and, although Tigo did [...]

Liberty Global and Hemisphere plan offer to acquire Univision

According to what was reported by Bloomberg, Liberty Global and Hemisphere are working together to present an offer to acquire Univision Communications Inc. The financial newspaper reported that Univision will receive acquisition offers until February and, according to those submitted, it will evaluate the possible buyer and whether or not the transaction is made.  Apart [...]

Amazon Prime Video to make series for Argentina, Chile and Colombia

Amazon Prime Video announced it will make four new local series from Argentina, Chile and Colombia, their first Amazon Originals local series produced to launch in these countries. The productions are named Iossi, el espia arrepentido, La jauría, Colonia Dignidad and Noticia de una secuestro, adaptation of the literary work written by Colombian Gabriel Garcia [...]

Paraguay gets ready to implement the analog blackout in 2021

Juan Carlos Duarte, President at Conatel in Paraguay, said that, by the end of 2021, the regulator will implement the analog blackout in the first of 14 zones established in the country. The first area includes Asuncion, Departamento Central and some towns of Cordillera, Paraguari and Presidente Hayes, as well as the Ñeembucu district. To [...]

Conmebol names Stats Perform as official data partner

Conmebol has ran a new partnership agreement with Stats Perform, the revolutionary leader in sports AI and data, as its official data provider. The four-year deal will see Stats Perform exclusively collect and manage data from the most important competitions in Latin America, including Copa Conmebol America, Conmebol Libertadores, Conmebol Sudamericana and Conmebol Recopa. Through [...]