Category Archives: TV channels / Content

Nigeria to adopt the Voice Kids

Nigeria will become the 40th country in the world to air the local version of The Voice Kids. Fame TV has licensed both the adult and junior versions of the singing series, which will be produced by prodco UN1TY.  Both versions will be aired on various platforms including NTA network, Ait, Startimes, Fame TV and [...]

BBC Studios extends its reach across Africa

BBC Studios has announced that it has licensed over 800 hours of content to clients across Africa in the past six months. The first agreement will be between the studios and Seychelles Broadcasting Company (SBC) and also securing a package deal with a free-to-air broadcaster in Kenya and extending access to BBC Studios content through [...]

History Latin America, Amazon Prime Video and TV Azteca confirm new joint production

History Latin America, Amazon Prime Video and TV Azteca announced the joint release of the series Hernan, which takes place because of the celebration of the  500th anniversary of Hernan Cortes arrival at Mexico. The series will be available on the Amazon platform on November 21st, on History Latin America the following day, and on [...]

Atinka TV to launch season two of gospel show

The biggest band gospel television reality show ‘Kron Kron’ produced by Atinka Media Village has been launched. Kronkron which is a live TV reality worship-centered competition that creates a platform for bands to compete among themselves in the area of Christian worship. Speaking at the launch of the event, the Managing Director of Atinka Media [...]

Turner premieres Brazilian boxer Acelino Freitas series on Space and Amazon Prime Video

Hermanos Freitas (Irmãos Freitas), Turner’s original Brazilian bioserie produced by Gullane and VideoFilmes, will premiere next October 20th on the Space screen in Brazil and, two hours later, on Amazon Prime Video. Three months after the end of the first season, it can be accessed in the rest of the region. The series tells the [...]

THR3 Media Group is working on Mexican comedian Chespirito biopic and contents

Mexican comedian Roberto Gomez Bolaños -known as Chespirito-, will have his own biopic, which will be developed by THR3 Media Group and Grupo Chespirito, the company created by the actor and his son, Roberto Gomez Fernandez. The companies said they will collaborate to produce a Chespirito Media Universe of family-friendly TV shows feature films and [...]

Sony to produce Colombian cyclist Rigo Uran series

Sony Pictures Television (SPT) announced it has acquired the rights to tell Rigoberto Uran story, Colombian cyclist who will be the central point of this project produced by SPT and filmed in Colombia and several European countries under Ana Bonds leadership. We are deeply excited to work with Rigo -as he is commonly known- in [...]

Telemicro Internacional to exclusively broadcast several matches of the Dominican Professional Baseball League

Thema America, a Canal+ Group company, announced that Telemicro Internacional will broadcast selected matches of the Dominican Republic Professional Baseball League (LIDOM). The League consists of six teams, representing different cities of the Caribbean country. Some of its players are stars of the US major and minor leagues, and other Dominican players, who also play [...]

Big Brother Naija Pepper Dem highlights to air on DStv and GOtv

MultiChoice is bringing back some of the best moments from the recently concluded Big Brother Naija (BBNaija) season 4, Pepper Dem edition in daily doses for the next one month. The BBNaija Pepper Dem Highlights show will last for a month, starting on Monday, 14 October and will run till Friday, 8th November 2019 on [...]

Viu to live-stream Openview’s News and Sport channel

The entertainment streaming service, Viu, has recently announced its partnership with eMedia Investments and Openviews News and Sport Channel.  The partnership will aim to provide viewers with live access to selected live Premier League games as well as current affairs. News and Sport is Openview’s most recent news and sport channel. The channel strives to [...]