Category Archives: TV channels / Content

Tondero to produce international content with Peruvian America TV

Peruvian film producer Tondero ran an agreement with the same countrys America TV channel, to offer production services to the international market. The aim of the companies is to position Peru as an attractive market to develop, produce and co-produce new audiovisual content internationally. We want to turn Peru into a great recording set, said [...]

Yalla Yalla to offer Arabic film and TV content in MENA

Yalla Yalla is a brand-new Dubai-based film and television company from a joint venture between Dubai-based distributor and producer, Front Row Filmed Entertainment and UK sales and production outfit Rocket Science which will aim to target the Arabic entertainment sector with new content in the Mena region. The team is already working on acquiring remake [...]

‘East Africa’s Got Talent’ show to be transmitted exclusively on Citizen TV

The East African version of Got Talent where talented East Africans will have an opportunity to showcase their skills will be aired exclusively on Citizen TV. The show which was created by British talent competition judge Simon Cowell is available in 58 countries and will now showcase Kenya, Uganda Tanzania and Rwanda. The Chief Customer [...]

OSN to offer 40-plus hours of Gusto’s original content in the MENA region

OSN, an entertainment network in the MENA region, has bagged more than 40 hours of Gusto Worldwide Medias original food programming. OSN has selected an array of titles that includes Gustos newest series DNA Dinners and Flour Power Holiday Specials. Fresh Market Dinners, Watts on the Grill, Flour Power, The Urban Vegetarian, Watts up for the Holidays and Spencers BIG Holiday will also be available on [...]

South African series Yizo Yizo now accessible on Viu SA

Viu, an entertainment streaming service, has introduced popular series Yizo Yizo on South African screens. As part of its license deal with the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC), Viu has obtained exclusive digital rights to a collection of South Africas favorite shows from the public broadcasters catalogue, including the highly popular Yizo Yizo, and other series like: The [...]

Claro Sports is launched in Mexico through Totalplay

Totalplay and Claro Sports announced that the Latin American sports content channel is already available in Totalplay’s Basic and Extended Basic plans. Subscribers can access it on the operators channel 521 (HD), and through its mobile application. The offer is valid for clients from Cancun, Celaya, Chihuahua, Cuernavaca, Guadalajara, Juarez, Leon, Merida, Monterrey, Morelia, Pachuca, [...]

YouTube offers Ramadan program “Fiqh Al Almandhomah” in MENA

As Muslims around the world have started to fast for the Ramadan, Dr. Abdullatif bin Mohammed Al Afaliq rolled out his introductory program titled Fiqh Al Almandhomah on YouTube to cover the MENA region. The program was intended to be available on one of the Arab satellite channels; however, discussions to air the program in [...]

Claxson to distribute Televisa’s channels in Argentina and Uruguay

The media company Claxson, an entertainment content production and distribution leader for Latin America and Iberia, ran an agreement with Televisa to distribute all its channels catalog in Argentina and Uruguay. In addition to channel sales to cable and satellite operators, the company reported that Claxson will also distribute its new digital platforms and marketing [...]

Univision Sports and Televisa to launch TUDN in Mexico

Univision announced that its sports channel (Univision Sports) will renew its contents and  relaunch itself under the TUDN brand. Although the company did not confirm a definitive date to show the TV networks new identity, the premiere will be in Mexico, as part of an agreement between the Univision and Televisa Groups sports networks. We [...]

TV Cultura and RTP plan to exchange contents and joint projects

The Brazilian channel TV Cultura and Radio and Television from Portugal (RTP) ran a cooperation agreement through its directors Marcos Mendonça and Gonçalo Reis, respectively. Its main purpose is that both channels exchange programs and information content and provide cameras, studios, editing media and journalists, and other contents. The agreement also includes co-production projects on [...]