Category: Free to Air

BBC Worldwide announced the premiere on Brazil’s RecordTV of “Dancing Brasil”, the local adaptation of “Dancing with the Stars”, one of the British company’s most globally successful franchises. “Dancing Brasil” is BBC Worldwide’s first agreement of its kind with Record. The show – produced by RecordTV and Endemol Shine Brazil in partnership with BBC Worldwide […]

BBC Wordwide anunció el estreno de “Dancing Brasil”, adaptación local de la franquicia británica “Dancing with the Stars”, en el canal de TV abierta RecordTV. “Dancing Brasil” representa el primer acuerdo en su tipo que BBC Worldwide firma con Record. El programa -producido por RecordTV y Endemol Shine Brazil en asociación con BBC Worldwide- será […]

The news has been announced by the National Basketball Association (NBA) and the National Basketball Players Association (NBPA). The NBA Africa Game 2017 (NBA’s second game in Africa), will be kicking off in the month of August this year in South Africa. The official broadcaster will be Kwesé TV, the African pay-tv platform, this time. […]

The multiple-system operator (MSO), DEN Networks, has soft-launched its over-the-top (OTT) service entitled, DEN TV+ alongside 144 free-to-air (FTA) channels. Announced the OTT launch earlier, DEN Networks, has collaborated with DigiVive Services for the launch. In an interview given by SN Sharma, the CEO of DEN Networks, to the, he said that: “We have […]

Chilean network Mega has acquired three drama series from Turkish broadcaster Kanal D. The deal comprises “Wounded Love”, “Time Goes By” and the re-run of “Fatmagul”. Mega had already acquired other productions of the Turkish company, including “Gümüş”, “Love”, “Waiting for the Sun”, “Leaf Cast” and “Bidding Farewell”. In total, kanal D has license around […]

Manoto TV, the well-known Persian-language channel, has completed its switch in SD and HD versions to the Eutelsat 7B satellite operated by Eutelsat Communications. Now the channel is exclusive from Eutelsat’s HOTBIRD satellites and EUTELSAT 7B in Europe, Middle East and Iran. Manoto TV is a free-to-air (FTA) channel, headquartered in London and owned by […]

Kantar Ibope Media announced the launch in Argentina and Colombia of Kantar Twitter TV Ratings, a solution that offers different metrics of Social TV related to shows, broadcasts and TV channels, directly extracted from Twitter. Starting this month, the platform offers a weekly ranking of the top-10 free-to-air TV shows with a highest participation in […]

Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited (ZEEL) has revealed the launch of two new channels entitled, Zee Bollymovies and Zee Bollynova, which will be broadcasted on Econet Media’s Kwesé TV over the African continent. Both channels will be available on the multi-platform offering of Kwesé, including linear TV, mobile app and web streaming device. Zee Bollymovies will […]