Category Archives: TV channels / Content

Aruanas is launched for free for one week on aruanas.tv

The Aruanas series, a co production project between the Brazilian Globo Group and Maria Farinha Filmes, has is international platform -aruanas.tv- enabled to access for free for a 7-day period from September 5th, day on which Amazonias Day and the anniversary of the Amazonas State creation is celebrated in Brazil. In Aruanas, three idealist friends [...]

Buena Vista Original Productions films new series in Argentina, Brazil, Colombia and Mexico

Buena Vista Original Productions, The Walt Disney Latin Americas original production unit, presents Femicidios, its new fiction series based on real gender violence cases, focused on women who suffered from it and gave details on the situation they were immersed in. The series are produced and filmed in Argentina, Brazil, Colombia and Mexico. According to [...]

RTVE, Chilevision and Boomerang TV start filming series on Isabel Allende’s novel

On Monday, September 2nd, RTVE, Boomerang TV and Chilevision will start filming Ines del alma mia, novel by Chilean writer Isabel Allende. It will be released on FTA TV on RTVE and Chilevision, and will be exclusively available on Amazon Prime Video in Spain, the US and Latin America (not including Chile). Filming will be [...]

Discovery Channel to air Spielberg’s series ’Why We Hate’ in MENA

Executive produced by Alex Gibney and Steven Spielberg Why We Hate series will be available in the MENA region on October 13, 2019, at 10:40 pm on Discovery Channel, OSN channel 500. Directed by Geeta Gandbhir and Sam Pollard (Emmy winners for When the Levees Broke: A Requiem in Four Acts), the series makes us feel one of [...]

SABC secured PSL broadcast rights

SABC secured the rights to broadcast Absa Premiership matches for R72m a season over five years. The public broadcaster paid R72m-per-season deal with SuperSport for the broadcast rights after it refused a R280m-per-year proposal that it said was not commercially feasible. Premiership matches were not aired on the public broadcaster in the opening weeks of [...]

AUF calls for an auction for six Uruguay National Team matches

The Uruguayan Football Association (AUF) made a call to auction six Uruguay National Teams matches broadcasts -five abroad and one in Montevideo-. In case offers are not up to what it is expected, matches will be aired on AUF TV, as reported by Referi, Uruguayan newspaper El Observador sports section. AUF is receiving offers until [...]

BBC Lifestyle to expand advertising prospects across Sub-Saharan Africa

BBC Studios is planning to offer advertising opportunities on its BBC Lifestyle channel for clients across sub-Saharan Africa in countries including Nigeria, Ghana, Uganda, Tanzania, Kenya and Ethiopia. As from Sunday, 1 September, advertisers in these countries will be able to influence modern female audiences via a separate BBC Lifestyle commercial feed that will broadcast [...]

Viacom produces reality for MTV and Amazon Prime Video in Brazil

Viacom International Studios (VIS) and Amazon Prime Video announced they started to produce  the next edition of the reality show Ex on the Beach Brazil: Celebrities in Brazilian city Trancoso. The show will have 12 60-minutes episodes and will be watched through MTV and Amazon Prime Video at the end of the year. The reality [...]

Conmebol to show VAR’s audiovisual records on its competitions

As it was officially reported by the South American Football Confederation (Conmebol), the entity decided to show audiovisual records of the exchanges made between referees and VARs team during its competitions. This way, according to the statement, fans will be able to know how the review of different plays during matches is developed, as well [...]

Steve Harvey to host African version of ‘Family Feud’ In Africa

Harvey will launch and host Fremantles Family Feud in South Africa and Ghana. In a unique deal with Fremantle, Harveys media company Steve Harvey Global has received the rights to license the format for the African versions of Family Feud. The local versions will be done by Fremantles local production partner in the region, Rapid Blue. Harvey has [...]