Category: TV channels / Content

Afizzizados launches new TV program focused on ‘Las Chivas’

Mexican telecommunications company Televisa has officially announced this Thursday, July 29th, that its pay TV channel Afizziados will broadcast a new program, called Acceso Chivas, and focused on content about the Club Deportivo Guadalajara, one of the most popular in the country . According to the information reported by Televisa, Acceso Chivas will be broadcast [...]

Univision acquires ‘significant equity stake’ in Combate Global and strengthens its sports catalog

US Spanish-language media and content company Univision Communications Inc has officially announced this last Wednesday, July 28th an agreement with Combate Global, LLC, through which Univision has acquired a significant equity stake -which was not reported-  in the Hispanic Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) sports franchise. Combate Global is the leading Hispanic MMA sports franchise, aimed [...]

Hemisphere Media Group explores a possible sale

US media conglomerate Hemisphere Media Group, focused on Spanish-speaking audiences and owner of several TV and streaming products available in Latin America, is exploring options that include a potential sale. The information was reported by Reuters this last Thursday, July 22nd, who quoted people familiar with the matter. News are coming after several agreements that [...]

Uruguayan Government increases to USD 12 million incentives to support the audiovisual industry hhh

Uruguayan President, Luis Lacalle Pou, has announced this week the increase to USD 12 million in incentives to support the countrys audiovisual industry, through the Programa Uruguay Audiovisual (PUA). The announcement was made during a visit by the executive to the Reducto audiovisual center, located in Montevideo. The PUA program was created in Uruguay in [...]

Globo and WSC Sports to bring artificial intelligence highlights to football in Brazil

According to information reported on several specialized websites, Brazilian Grupo Globo and WSC Sports, global leader in artificial intelligence (AI)-driven sports video technology, have announced a new partnership agreement, in order to bring automated real-time video highlights and sports content for football fans in Brazil across Globos digital properties, streaming and social media.  As officially [...]

Televisa-Univision confirms its new corporate leadership

US Spanish-language media conglomerate Univision has officially announced this last Monday, July 19th, new appointments and the restructuring of its new corporate leadership. Together with the existing leadership team, these executives will execute the vision for the future combined company Televisa-Univision, which was officially announced in mid-April.  I am delighted to share the evolution of [...]

São Paulo launches new plan to benefit local and international audiovisual productions

The Prefeitura de São Paulo, Brazil, through Spcine, an initiative focused on the development of projects related to cinema, TV, games and new media, announced the opening of a new call for the Programa de Atração de Filmagens a Cidade de São Paulo, aimed at promoting national and foreign filming in the Brazilian city. The [...]

ViacomCBS strengthens its Spanish-speaking productions catalog with AGC Studios

VIS, a division of ViacomCBS, has officially announced last week a first look deal for Spanish language content with AGC Television, a division of the US film and TV production company AGC Studios. As officially reported, a two-year ten project development deal was  announced, in which the first one is based on a scripted series [...]

Cablevision adds Entertainment One titles to Flow in Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay

Argentine telecommunications company Telecom Argentina has officially announced on Monday, June 28th that Flow customers will be able to access titles from the Canadian film and TV studio Entertainment One (eOne) in Argentina, Paraguay and Uruguay. According to the information reported, the agreement run by both companies adds more than 90 hours of content to [...]

Brazilian TV network Loading cancels its operations six months after its launch

According to information reported on several specialized websites in Brazil, the Loading TV  channel, originally launched in the country in December 2020, and focused on esports, anime, series and other entertainment content for youth audiences, has canceled its entire original programming grid at the end of May, and fired 50 employees. Up to now, the [...]