Category Archives: TV channels / Content

History launches new branded content initiative

History premiered the new production “Escala Yaris”, a branded content initiative with Toyota. It is a short format special for television that visits six destinations in the City of Buenos Aires. “Scale Yaris” premiered on History on Friday, November 23, with 6 capsules a day of 2 minutes each and the possibility of watching the [...]

Fox launches new Brazilian original series

Fox announced the release in Latin America of “Impuros – Hasta que la Muerte los Separe”, a new original Brazilian production based on real events and set in the 90s in the middle of the drug war in the city of Rio de Janeiro. The new series is already available in the Fox App for [...]

Children’s channels to simultaneously broadcast animated short on inclusion

The main children’s channels will broadcast simultaneously, on Friday, November 30, Ian, una historia que nos movilizará, a short film about inclusion based on a true story and created from Argentina by the same team behind the award-winning film “Metegol”. The film was officially presented by Mundoloco Animation Studios and Fundación Ian. It will be [...]

Peru’s IRTP signs co-production deal with RTVE

The National Institute of Radio and Television of Peru (IRTP) signed an agreement with the Spanish corporation RTVE to co-produce a series about the daughter of Spanish conquistador Francisco Pizarro. Recently, IRTP president Hugo Coya traveled to Spain where he met with RTVE executives to develop the agreement, which was signed in mid-November in Lima, [...]

Fox Sports secures Copa Libertadores rights until 2022

Fox Sports Latin America renewed for another four seasons -from 2019 to 2022- the multi-platform rights in South America to the Copa Conmebol Libertadores, the most important soccer tournament in the region. In a press release, the company said that it will offer the largest number of games in the region. In Brazil, 67 matches [...]

Chilean CDF to broadcast two additional channels for the local soccer ending

The Chilean premium channel El Canal del Fútbol decided to issue two additional channels during the next weekend (November 24 and 25) so that its subscribers can live better the definition of Chilean First Division soccer championship. By December 2017 they had added an additional channel also for the closing of the tournament. In this [...]

OSN offers pop-up channel to celebrate 90 years of Mickey Mouse

The famous Mickey Mouse, one of the most popular cartoon creations in the world, turns 90, OSN is honouring the breakthrough with a dedicated pop-up channel Disney Mickey Mouse with OSN. Children and families can celebrate Walt Disneys cartoon character with a selection of Mickey shows and movies on OSNs channel 7. All content [...]

Zee collaborates with Nigerian, Ghanaian channels for drama co-production

Indias Zee collaborates with Nigerian agency MACE and two Ghanaian channels for a local version of a major drama. Deceptive Measures (Pavitra Rishta)  one of the most successful Indian dramas to date will be re-created by Nigerias MACE and Multimedia Group-owned Ghanaian channels Joy Prime and Adom TV. The drama which will have a 52 [...]

Dailymotion reached 30 content deals in Latin America

The video portal DailyMotion (owned by French group Vivendi since 2015) announced that it has signed new deals for content with Latin American media, so that it has reached a total of 30. It recently added the Spanish OTT service of movies and series Pongalo, the Mexican magazine Cambio and Guatemala’s FTA broadcaster Chapin TV. [...]