Category Archives: Free to Air

MBC to launch a new FTA satellite TV channel in North Africa

The addition of the new channel, MBC5 will bring an enriched cultural and historical heritage to North Africa. It also aims to increase local content production, and so contribute to the promotion and expansion of the industry. According to MBC the launch of MBC5 is expected to benefit the target countries economic development and employment, [...]

Viacom launches new series on Telefe and Cablevision Flow

Viacom International Studios (VIS) confirmed that the series Atrapa a un ladron, starred by Argentine actor Pablo Echarri and Spanish Alexandra Jimenez, and based on the movie To catch a thief, by Alfred Hitchcock, will premiere on the Argentine FTA TV channel Telefe and, after that, all its episodes will be available to watch them [...]

Viacom releases new comedy with Mediapro to be aired on Telefe

Pequeña Victoria, a new co production between Viacom International Studios (VIS), The Mediapro Studio and Oficina Burman its release date scheduled for this Monday, September 16th on the Argentine FTA TV channel Telefe. Pequeña Victoria is the perfect example of what we want to do from Viacom studios. When we launched and presented this project [...]

Deal or no deal arrives at Uruguay through Teledoce

Uruguayan FTA TV channel Teledoce announced it will adapt Endemol Shines format Deal or no deal in the country. As reported by the TV channel, its local name will be Trato Hecho, and it will be presented by Uruguayan ex football player Sebastian Abreu. This is a new Teledoce international bet, after adapting Master Class [...]

Caracol takes El Desafio from Colombia to Bulgaria

El Desafio, Colombian FTA TV channel Caracol TV original entertainment format, is arriving at Bulgaria, where it will be broadcast on Nova Television. The reality show has already been adapted in Greece, the US, Mexico, Romania and Russia. Caracol is proud of premiering its successful format El Desafio on the Bulgarian Nova channel, which consolidates [...]

Guess my Age arrives at Uruguayan FTA TV through Canal 10

Guess My Age, Vivendi Entertainments format, will add a new Latin American local adaptation through the Uruguayan FTA channel Canal 10, which will premiere the format next week, named El Juego del Año. Each week, a couple – friends, relatives, co-workers and others- will take part in a cunning, instinct and general culture game, with [...]

Caracol Television takes Simon Bolivar to Colombian FTA TV

On Tuesday, September 3rd, the Colombian FTA TV channel Caracol Television officially presented Bolivar: el hombre, el amante, el libertador, its new original production, described as the most ambitious in Caracols history. The series, written by Juana Uribe, is focused on how Simon Bolivars -the most important historical referent in Colombia- liberating revolution started. It [...]

StarTimes to broadcast 2019 Fiba Basketball World Cup

StarTimes will air the 2019 Fiba Basketball World Cup until September 15. The extended tournament which will be taking place for the first time in China will bring together 32 teams where Africa is being represented by Angola, Cote dIvoire, Nigeria, Senegal and Tunisia. StarTimes Regional Marketing Director Aldrine Nsubuga said: We are excited to [...]

Mexican football team Chivas deals with Multimedios for FTA broadcasts

Mexican Sports Club Guadalajaras policy achieved an agreement with Channel 6 Multimedios, to broadcast local Chivas football matches on FTA TV. This way, Multimedios adds to broadcasts made by Televisa Deportes Networks (DTN) for pay TV, and digital platforms Blim and Chivas TV, respectively. However, and despite the arrangement made, Chivas policy is open to [...]