Tag Archives: FTA

tvGO, Peruvian America TV OTT, offers its content for free until April 12th

tvGO, the Peruvian FTA TV channel America TV SVOD OTT, is offering its content for free until April 12th due to the Covid-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic. The offer is valid only in Peru and requires  to create an account before accessing to available content. Those who are already subscribers to the platform have a 10-day extension [...]

Globo cancels Brazilian football TV rights payments until competitions resume

Globo announced through a statement sent to the São Paulo Football Federation (FPF) that it will not make the last fee payment on the São Paulo Championship TV rights, whose development is stopped due to the Covid-19 pandemic (Coronavirus).  ‘In view of the 2020 Paulista Championship stop for an uncertain period due to the Covid-19 [...]

Multimedios develops eSports competition with No Tilt and Clash Royale

The Mexican group Multimedios announced a new partnership agreement with the company No Tilt to broadcast eSports content on the country’s FTA TV. The new alliance will aim Multimedios to have the exclusive broadcasts of the Clash Royale video game world championship, which will take place on Saturdays, between February 22nd and March 28th, with [...]

Globo does not have TV rights of almost 30% Brasileirão 2020 matches guaranteed

Almost three months before the beginning of the Brazilian Professional Football League (Brasileirão), the Globo Group failed to run an agreement to broadcast the Bragantino and Coritiba clubs football matches, which recently managed to ascend to the professional football category and are part of the Brazilian championship. These teams are added to Athletico Paranaense,  which, [...]

Caracol to develop female series based on the Conquest of America

The Colombian FTA TV channel Caracol Television, together with 360 Powwow and Isla Audiovisual, ran an agreement to co-develop the project ‘No llegaron solos’, a series that will tell the story of Catalina de Erauso (also known as ‘La Monja Alferez) , a woman of ancestry who pretended to be a man from her youth [...]

Colombian Government to invest more than USD 80 million in State’s FTA TV channels

The Colombian Government announced a COL$ 291,500 million (USD 85.2 million) investment, focused on the countrys public TV modernization and new content production, that will be made by Information and Communications Technologies Ministry (MinTIC). The announced figure means a 9% increase in relation to the previous year. According to the ICT Minister Sylvia Constain, from [...]

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 [...]

Caracol Television demands to review Colombian Canal 1’s concession

The Colombian FTA TV channel Caracol Television presented a lawsuit to force that countrys Information and Communication Technologies Ministry (MinTICs) to pronounce itself on the inequality in the value set by the Channel 1 concession in 2016, as reported by Colombian newspaper La Republica. The case dates back to 2016, when the then regulator of [...]

El Tigre Veron, a Turner, El Trece, Cablevision and Pol-ka’s production, to have a second season next year

El Tigre Veron, the original Argentine TNT (Turner), El Trece and Cablevisión series produced by Pol-ka, will have an eight-episode second season, which will start its filming process at the end of January next year. The series tells the story of Miguel ‘El Tigre’ Verón, played by Argentine actor Julio Chavez, an experienced trade unionist [...]