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TV Azteca launches new documentary on former Mexican football player Jorge Campos

TV Azteca announced it is premiering Inmortal, a new docu series that focuses on the life and history of former Mexican football player Jorge Campos. The content will be broadcast from this Wednesday, August 5th in an eight-episode weekly format, and can only be accessed through the TV Azteca Deportes website or through the app, [...]

Mexico takes schools to TV with Televisa, TV Azteca, Grupo Imagen and Grupo Multimedios

With the aim of offering distance education to Mexican students during the Coronavirus pandemic, the Mexican Government announced an agreement with Televisa, TV Azteca, Grupo Imagen and Grupo Multimedios to broadcast classes to more than 30 million classmates. Mexico will resume classes remotely from next August 24th. We are convinced that, despite adversity, it is [...]

Chespirito’s programs stop being broadcast worldwide

After more than 50 years being aired, TV programs from Mexican writer, actor and screenwriter Roberto Gomez Bolaños, known as Chespirito, will not been broadcast worldwide, including in Latin America, because Grupo Televisa and Grupo Chespirito have not come to terms for that. The information was confirmed this Saturday, August 1st, by Roberto Gómez Fernandez, [...]

HBO to produce six new titles in Brazil for Latin America

HBO has announced six new Brazilian titles, with distribution for Latin America and the Caribbean including three new original productions that are already in development. They are Area de serviço; O amor segundo Buenos Aires and O beijo adolescente. In addition, HBO Latin America announced three co-productions, already approved by the National Film Agency (Ancine). [...]

APF and Tigo extend Paraguayan Football League’s TV broadcasting rights agreement until 2023

The Paraguayan Football Association (APF) and Tigo (Millicom) announced last week the extension of the Paraguayan Football Leagues TV broadcasting rights agreement, which will be valid until 2023 and is valued at USD 54.9 million. In addition, according to the document, Tigo’s sponsorship was extended for one more year to the Paraguayan National Team, which [...]

Globo warns Turner on Brasileirão’s TV broadcasting rights

The Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) published the schedule for the first 10 fixture dates of the Brasileirão, name under which the Brazilian Professional Football League is known, together with the days, times and channels that will broadcast each match of the competition. That same day, Globo sent a notification to Turner, where it reports that [...]

Telemundo to broadcast Chivas local football matches in the US

Telemundo Deportes officially announced a multi-year agreement that includes the exclusive rights for the US of the matches that the Club Deportivo Guadalajara, better known as Las Chivas, plays as the local team in the coming MX Football League. This way, Chivas joins NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises sports content catalog from the beginning of the Professional [...]

Entel Chile offers STBs with Android TV

 As reported by the Chilean website Pisapapeles, the Chilean telco Entel began offering a new STB with Android TV operating system, which will allow its customers to turn their TV into a smart TV. According to Pisapapeles, the offer has been available since last July 8th, when the company started installing it to its customers. [...]

Cinepolis and Turner to distribute films from Particular Crowd in Latin America

Cinepolis +QUE CINE, brand that belongs to the Mexican Cinepolis, focused on showing films, sporting, cultural, musical and documentary events as an alternative to cinema, and Turner Latin America (WarnerMedia), announced a distribution agreement to exclusively distribute the entire new productions available on Particular Crowd, Turner’s film banner that provides original content through TNT Original, [...]

Tenfield makes Uruguayan football TV broadcasting rights payment in four monthly fees

As officially reported on the Uruguayan newspaper El Observador web version, the Uruguayan Football Association (AUF) agreed with Tenfield, company that owns the broadcasting rights of the Professional Football League in Uruguay, to pay the share of the TV rights of the championship in June in four parts, which will be paid between July and [...]