Category Archives: TV channels / Content

MultiChoice introduces Discovery’s Real Time TV on DStv and GOtv

Multichoice Africa in collaboration with Discovery Inc. have rolled out Real Time TV on DStv and GOtv which will be available as from Monday, July 15, 2019. Real Time is an entertainment channel offering programmes based on real lives, nature, crime and medical lives. The Vice President and General Manager for Discovery in Africa and [...]

Celebrity Game Night announced on E! Africa

E! Africa on DStv Channel has announced its new late-night show, Celebrity Game Night which will be hosted by Anele Mdoda alongside Ayanda Thabethe and Jason Goliath.  The big announcement was made on social media, We are so excited to reveal the faces of our brand-new show, Celebrity Game Night! Which will be aired late [...]

Kids and family focused channel Pineapple TV launched in Nigeria

Pineapple TV has been launched in Nigeria. The new TV channel is Africa’s first dedicated children and family TV Channel that will deliver safe, fun, and quality programming. The targeted audience are children aged between 4 to 16 years of age and even their parents. The aim of Pineapple TV is to inform, educate and [...]

Intigral produces first original content comedy series in MENA

Intigral, a leading digital provider of sports and entertainment in MENA, has recently announced the launch of a new Saudi action-comedy series Galabt Jad, which will air on Jawwy TV starting in July.  The first Original series will feature stars Faisal Al-Issa, Abdul Aziz Al-Freihi, Mohammed Al-Dosari, Muhannad Al-Jumaili, Salman Al-Muqaiteb, Abdul Aziz Bernawi, and [...]

Televisa and Univision to launch TUDN next July 20th

Televisa Group and Univisión announced that they will launch TUDN, its sports content brand evolution ,on July 20th. The channel, which will combine production efforts of Univisión in the US and Televisa in Mexico, will be broadcast on pay TV 24 hours a day, and its slogan will be Vivimos tu pasión. TUDN comes up [...]

Smithsonian Channel commemorates 50th anniversary of man arrival at the moon with multiplatform event

To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the arrival of man at the moon, Smithsonian Channel launched special programming to remember the event over six weeks. The contents, which began to be broadcasted yesterday, are available in Argentina, Brazil, Chile,Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Uruguay. The beginning of the Smithsonian Channel special programming took place yesterday with [...]

New independent producers association is launched in Mexico

The Independent Audiovisual Media Producers Association (PIMA) was officially launched in Mexico, and will be led by Leonardo Zimbron, Head of Fiction Programming at Endemol Shine Boomdog. The aim of the new association is to stimulate the audiovisual industry growth in the country and add all the independent production companies that operate in Mexico to [...]

Azuri Technologies introduces PayGo solar satellite TV in Zambia

Azuri is a commercial provider of pay-as-you-go solar home systems has rolled out AzuriTV, a 24-inch solar satellite television and home lighting system in Zambia. The TV launch in Zambia will help more off-grid customers across Zambia benefit from affordable, clean and reliable energy, as well as having access to modern energy-efficient appliances. The CEO [...]

Argentina and China to exchange content and audiovisual coproductions

Chinese and Argentine authorities ran audiovisual cooperation agreements, which include the exchange of content and productions between both countries public and private sectors. This was reported by the Federal System of Media and Public Content of Argentina, which noted that the agreements were ran between Presidents Xi Jinping and Mauricio Macri during the G20 meeting, [...]

Interactive Game of Thrones and new series content arrives at HBO Extras

HBO recently launched several hours of interactive content on its HBO Extras application. Among them, it has just received additional content from the two Game of Thrones final seasons on its catalog, which means that the series can now be fully watched with a full second screen experience. In addition, HBO Extras also has additional [...]