Category Archives: TV channels / Content

TV Perú to launch international channel

The executive president of the National Institute of Radio and Television of Peru (IRTP), Hugo Coya, said that the new international channel of TV Perú will be launched soon, which will be oriented to the 3.5 million Peruvians living abroad. According to the executive, the channel will broadcast entirely in HD and will include the [...]

e.tv South Africa deploys summer campaign

et.v has realigned the visual identity of the eFamily of Channels to that of the e.tv mother brand. Previously, each channel was represented by a different colour, however now, all the e channels are now clearly one family and boast the e.tv red colour. The channels, e.tv, eExtra, eMovies, eMovies Extra and eToonz, each offer [...]

SVOD in MENA reached 1,6 million in Q3 2017

According to Dataxis latest research, 1,6 million people had subscribed to an SVOD platform in the third quarter of 2017 in Middle-East and North Africa (MENA). This represents a growth of +19% compared to the previous quarter, and sheds light on the steady rise observed in the market. Among the elements driving the growth are [...]

E! Entertainment bets on dating reality show with the premiere of Kiss Bang Love in Latin America

The channel E! Entertainment of the NBC Universal programmer decided to bet for the local production of a dating reality show in Latin America. This is Kiss Bang Love, a Danish format that was released by TV3 Denmark and it has more than ten adaptations in several countries around the world. The premiere was on [...]

Brazilian channel SBT returns to exhibit soccer after 14 years with the Copa do Nordeste

The Brazilian FTA TV channel SBT agreed to transmit the Copa do Nordeste, the tournament that brings together the main teams from Northeast region of that country and, thus, returns to show soccer after 14 years. The matches will be broadcast only in the Northeast through the ten affiliates that SBT has in the area. [...]

Nandi Nyembe to star in Roots Drama series on e.tv

Roots, the internationally acclaimed drama series, is making its way back to SA through the local channel e.tv starting from Monday featuring an array of local and international stars such as Nandi Nyembe, Nokuthula Ledwaba, and Mbulelo Grootman starring alongside international actors Forest Whitaker, Lawrence Fishburne, Anika Rose, Malachi Kirby and Anna Paquin. The four-part [...]

DirecTV added El Garage TV

DirecTV has added during October El Garage TV in HD to its programming in Latin America. The channel offers news of motor sports. It is available in Oro and superior packages. “The constant incorporation of HD channels is part of a process of innovation aiming to provide the best entertainment experience for our customers,” said [...]

Twisted to debut on Vox Africa channel in November

Twisted the upcoming TV series directed by Ruke Amata and produced by Kevwe Ogunje. Nollywood actor Kevwe Ogunje will start his new TV series bringing the focus on African values and culture, and HIV. Twisted was written by Kande Fatoumata and Ruke Amata and the series were shot in England, Scotland, Wales and Nigeria. The [...]