Monthly Archives: May 2018

Toya Delazy, Africa’s Powerpuff Girl returns on Cartoon Network Africa

Cartoon Network Africa will provide its viewers an all-new episode of The Powerpuffs Girls, staring their sister Bliss on June 2018.  In her ongoing collaboration with Cartoon Network, South African pop sensation, Toya Delazy, will again voice the fourth Powerpuff Girl for this once-off special episode for the African continent. The new Bliss episode follows [...]

Kwesé TV bags advertising rights for World Cup 2018

Kwesé TV revealed that they have agreed advertising deals with major brands for the FIFA World Cup 2018. Along with that agreement, the company has sub-licensed its rights to the football tournament to over 35 sub-Saharan broadcasters. Kwesé TV has the exclusivity over the free-to-air and non-exclusive pay-tv broadcast rights to the World Cup in [...]

Purga grows in Latam, prepares to expand to Brazil

The SVOD platform Purga, which was launched in August last year and is dedicated to horror movies, has already reached 8,000 paid users in Latin America, said in an interview with NexTV News Latam Sergio Mandelbaum, the company’s general manager. In this way, the service continues its expansion in the region while is preparing new [...]

Claro Sports and Marca Claro to air college football and basketball games in Latin America

Claro Sports and Marca Claro announced that they will broadcast the American college football and basketball leagues in 17 countries in Latin America. There will be 150 games over the next three years, which will be available on pay TV and the Internet. The sports network will offer exclusively on pay TV the US football [...]

Claro Sports y Marca Claro transmitirán fútbol americano y básquet colegial en Latinoamérica

Claro Sports y Marca Claro anunciaron que transmitirán fútbol americano y básquet colegial de los Estados Unidos en 17 países de Latinoamérica. En total, serán 150 partidos durante los próximos tres años, que estarán disponibles en TV paga e Internet. La cadena deportiva ofrecerá en exclusiva en TV paga los partidos de fútbol americano colegial [...]

Vevo to shut down its apps to focus on YouTube

Video platform Vevo, which is owned by major music labels, announced that it will shut down its apps and consumer-facing website and will continue offering its content on YouTube. Vevo will remain focused on engaging the biggest audiences and pursuing growth opportunities. Our catalog of premium music videos and original content will continue to reach [...]

Vevo cerrará sus apps y se centrará en YouTube

La plataforma de videos Vevo, que pertenece a grandes sellos del mundo de la música, anunció que cerrará sus aplicaciones móviles y sitio web, y continuará ofreciendo sus contenidos a través de YouTube. Vevo seguirá centrado en atraer a las mayores audiencias y buscar oportunidades de crecimiento. Nuestro catálogo de videos de música premium y [...]

Boomerang streaming service launches Spanish language version

Boomerang video subscription service has launched a fully translated Spanish language experience for its users in the United States, Turner said in a press release. The platform also unveiled new original series and more features. Boomerang offers now the ability to personalize their Boomerang experience through avatar creation and show discovery. In addition, users can [...]