Category Archives: Pay TV

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 [...]

Startimes sealed deal with Superights for Geronimo Stilton in Africa

Pay TV operator, Startimes has aquire the rights to broadcast the first season of investigation and adventure series Geronimo Stilton produced by Atlantyca and Superprod from Superights. Geronimo Stiltons first two seasons were produced by Atlantyca, with Superprod coming on as a co-producer for season three. Inspired by the popular book series of the same [...]

Zap TV adds two dramas series from ATV in Angola and Mozambique

Pay TV operator Zap TV announced that they added two news dramas series, Hercai and Love and Secrets from ATV.  Hercai, which has been licensed to date in more than 20 countries, is a family drama set in Turkey and centered on stories of love and revenge. Love and Secrets, meanwhile, weaves stories of murder [...]

Costa Rica to launch new FUTV sport TV channel on February 29th

FUTV, a new pay-TV channel aimed to broadcast Costa Rican football, will officially launch in the country on February 29th. The channel will exclusively broadcast football matches that some Costa Rican teams play at home, and other content. Up to now, the channel will be available on Cabletica, Telecable and Kölbi and, although Tigo did [...]

Facundo Prado is appointed new Supercanal Argentina’s President

The Argentine pay-TV operator Supercanal, available  in 14 provinces of the country, appointed Facundo Prado as the new President of the entity, since last January 24th. The company officially reported that, in its role, Prado will lead the Supercanal technological transformation process, developing a project based on the deployment of a new fiber optic network [...]

Costa Rica to launch new FUTV sport TV channel on February 29th

FUTV, a new pay-TV channel aimed to broadcast Costa Rican football, will officially launch in the country on February 29th. The channel will exclusively broadcast football matches that some Costa Rican teams play at home, and other content. Up to now, the channel will be available on Cabletica, Telecable and Kölbi and, although Tigo did [...]

Sky fecha parceria com Elsys para criar novos produtos e serviços

A Sky e a Elsys, empresa brasileira com mais de 30 anos de tradição no mercado de eletroeletrônicos e telecomunicações, celebram acordo para a cocriação de produtos e serviços para os assinantes da operadora. A iniciativa tem como objetivo aliar a inovação e a experiência da Elsys na produção de equipamentos e ampliar a oferta [...]

Dominion TV Channels now on DStv and GOtv in Ghana

Archbishop Nicholas Duncan-Williams, a pioneer of the African religious landscape, joined forces with his wife, Rosa Whitaker, to launch Dominion Television, the first Christian lifestyle network in Africa, now available 24 hours a day in 49 African countries on DStv (channel 364) and Gotv (channel 181). Dominion’s original, exclusive and acquired content includes not only [...]

Univision and Televisa bring new pay TV channel to Latin America

Univision and Televisa are teaming up to bring a Univision-branded linear channel to 17 Latin American markets in the coming weeks. The ad-supported 24-hour pay TV channel will be initially distributed across the region, except in Brazil, in early 2020, according to what was reported yesterday.  Televisa will operate the new TV channel and also [...]

AUF gets offers from Telefonica and Servisky for Uruguay’s National Team Qualifiers for the next World Cup

With two offers from Telefonica (Movistar) and Ecuadorian Servisky, who owns the Ecuadorian Football Channel, the deadline that the Uruguayan Football Association (AUF) had set for the aspiring companies to bid for the broadcasting rights of the nine matches that the Uruguayan National Team will play as local during the Qualifiers for the next World [...]