Thema America, a Canal+ group company, has announced this last Monday, February 1st, that Kanal D Drama, Turkish dramas producer and distributor worldwide, is adding new markets in Latin America, and is now available in Colombia and Costa Rica through Tigo’s programming grid.
As reported from Thema America, Kanal D Drama now reaches all Tigo subscribers in Colombia through the HD package on channel 361, while in Costa Rica it is available on the Digital, HD, and ONE tv digital packages on channel 774.
‘We are excited about this strategic agreement with Millicom, an important business partner that supported us to expand the presence of Turkish dramas in Panama, and now is joining us to enter to key markets such as Colombia and Costa Rica via Tigo, highlighting the solid growth we had experienced in the region’, reported Patrick Rivet, CEO at Thema America.
From Kanal D Drama they have also expressed themselves on the agreement with Tigo and the channel’s arrival at Colombia and Costa Rica through Kerim Emrah Turna, Executive Director at Kanal D Drama International. ‘We are proud to see how Kanal D Drama’s leadership has been strengthened in more Latin American countries by adding important markets. Tigo’s addition of Kanal D Drama strengthens our commitment to keeping closer to the Spanish-speaking audience with our library of Turkish dramas’, the executive reported.
Product of a strategic partnership with Kanal D International, Thema America manages, operates, and distributes Spanish-language channels for Kanal D Drama in the US and Latin America, including Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, the Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, and Uruguay.