Category Archives: TV channels / Content

Turner premieres Brazilian boxer Acelino Freitas series on Space and Amazon Prime Video

Hermanos Freitas (Irmãos Freitas), Turner’s original Brazilian bioserie produced by Gullane and VideoFilmes, will premiere next October 20th on the Space screen in Brazil and, two hours later, on Amazon Prime Video. Three months after the end of the first season, it can be accessed in the rest of the region. The series tells the [...]

THR3 Media Group is working on Mexican comedian Chespirito biopic and contents

Mexican comedian Roberto Gomez Bolaños -known as Chespirito-, will have his own biopic, which will be developed by THR3 Media Group and Grupo Chespirito, the company created by the actor and his son, Roberto Gomez Fernandez. The companies said they will collaborate to produce a Chespirito Media Universe of family-friendly TV shows feature films and [...]

Sony to produce Colombian cyclist Rigo Uran series

Sony Pictures Television (SPT) announced it has acquired the rights to tell Rigoberto Uran story, Colombian cyclist who will be the central point of this project produced by SPT and filmed in Colombia and several European countries under Ana Bonds leadership. We are deeply excited to work with Rigo -as he is commonly known- in [...]

Telemicro Internacional to exclusively broadcast several matches of the Dominican Professional Baseball League

Thema America, a Canal+ Group company, announced that Telemicro Internacional will broadcast selected matches of the Dominican Republic Professional Baseball League (LIDOM). The League consists of six teams, representing different cities of the Caribbean country. Some of its players are stars of the US major and minor leagues, and other Dominican players, who also play [...]

Big Brother Naija Pepper Dem highlights to air on DStv and GOtv

MultiChoice is bringing back some of the best moments from the recently concluded Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) season 4, Pepper Dem edition in daily doses for the next one month. The BBNaija Pepper Dem Highlights show will last for a month, starting on Monday, 14 October and will run till Friday, 8th November 2019 on [...]

Viu to live-stream Openview’s News and Sport channel

The entertainment streaming service, Viu, has recently announced its partnership with eMedia Investments and Openviews News and Sport Channel.  The partnership will aim to provide viewers with live access to selected live Premier League games as well as current affairs. News and Sport is Openview’s most recent news and sport channel. The channel strives to [...]

SABC to air Bafana matches after four-year deal

The South African Broadcasting Association (SABC) and the South African Football Association (SAFA) have finally reached a four- year deal that will see Bafana Bafana and Banyana Banyana matches broadcast on terrestrial television. The agreement will start with live coverage on SABC 1 of Bafanas Nelson Mandela Challenge clash with Mali. The deal includes all [...]

Discovery Channel open to more DStv subscribers in October

Discovery Channel will be accessible to all DStv Compact and Compact Plus subscribers from 11 October to 18 November 2019. According to a statement released by the company customers will enjoy content such as Gold Rush and Street Outlaws, and a special premiere of the Alex Gibney and Steven Spielberg series, Why We Hate.  We [...]

Canal+ launches reality show about basketball in Gabon

Canal+ is launching, Basketball Academy a reality show on basketball, shot in Gabon.  The show follows the journey of 20 young Gabonese players aged 15 to 18 who want to become the best players of the Gabonese national under-18 team who represented the country during the tournament “United Basketball Africa” in Benin. 6 episodes will [...]

Telemicro Internacional to exclusively broadcast several matches of the Dominican Professional Baseball League

Thema America, a Canal+ Group company, announced that Telemicro Internacional will broadcast selected matches of the Dominican Republic Professional Baseball League (LIDOM). The League consists of six teams, representing different cities of the Caribbean country. Some of its players are stars of the US major and minor leagues, and other Dominican players, who also play [...]