Category Archives: TV channels / Content

Turkish production Company Madd reached its first deal in Latin America with Peruvian channel Latina

Brand new production Company Madd Entertainment from Turkey already get their first distribution contract in Latin America. The agreement was with Peruvian TV channel Latina for the licence of My Little Girl (Kizim in Turkish). The program is still being showed in Turkish TV, by channel TV8, and it is over 100 episodes, 45 minutes [...]

British Sky agrees on series distribution with Globosat y DirecTV

The british TV Company, Sky, licensed for broadcasting the series Patrick Melrose y Fortitude 3 with distributors channels Globosat (Globo) in Brasil and DirecTV in Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, Uruguay and Venezuela. Drama Serie A Discovery of Witches was gotten by DTH. Globosat will show those productions on the OTT service called Globoplay, while [...]

Nat Geo Kids buys three 9 Story programs in Latin America

The childrens channel Nat Geo Kids (Fox) came to terms with the Canadian distribute 9 Story for the licensing of three children programs in Latin America. They are the third and fourth season of the show Finding Stuff, and the cartoon series Lets Go Luna! and The diary of Brita & Cora. The acquisition includes [...]

Disney Africa to launch Mickey the True Original campaign in SA

Disney Africa will launch Mickey the True Original campaign honouring nine decades of Mickey Mouse, his heritage, personality and status as a pop-culture icon which will be available DStv and GOtv. November 2018 symbolises 90 years since appearing in Steamboat Willie in November 1928, a series of global festivities will happen this year and South Africa is [...]

eNCA launches Almost News with Chester Missing

Chester Missing, South Africas most vocal and politically-opinionated puppet is joining eNCA with a brand-new show.  Almost News with Chester Missing will air at 7:30pm on Sunday evenings from November 25. The show will take an irreverent look at the current affairs landscape and put high-profile politicians through their paces in interviews only the countrys most [...]

GRB Studios seals multiyear licensing and distribution deal with Africa’s Black TV

GRB Studios has inked a multiyear licensing and distribution deal with Black TV and will be collaborating with the African channel, led by actor and producer Thomas Gumede. Black TV is an African pay-TV channel broadcast via Starsat, South Africa, a subsidiary of the Chinese satellite television provider StarTimes. The channel provides original African series, [...]

StarTimes secures 3-year exclusive media rights for Coppa Italia & Supercoppa Italiana

Africas digital TV operator StarTimes and Lega Serie A reached a 3 years deal for the exclusive all media rights to Coppa Italia & Supercoppa Italiana in the region of Sub-Saharan Africa. According to the agreement, StarTimes claims the exclusive rights of the two Italian premier Cup competitions in English, French, Portuguese and African indigenous [...]

Fox Sports to offer complete coverage of Copa Libertadores final

Fox Sports will offer a complete coverage of the Copa Libertadores final between Boca and River. This is the first time that Argentina’s two biggest teams will meet in the final of the most important soccer tournament in America. The first match of the final will be played at the Bocas Bombonera on Saturday, November [...]

TBC to roll out new tourism channel ‘Tanzania Safari Channel’

Tanzania Broadcasting Corporation (TBC)’s will soon launch Tanzania Safari Channel in December. TBC will introduce the new tourism channel under the assistance of Ngorongoro Conservation Area Authority (NCAA), Tanzania National Parks Authority (TANAPA) and Tanzania Tourism Board (TTB) to enhance tourism. The Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism, Prof Adolf Mkenda [...]

New talk show Madam Speaker to debut on eNCA

After a two-year absence, well-known broadcaster Iman Rappetti returns to eNCA with a brand-new talk show called Madam Speaker. Airing Thursday nights at 9.30pm, Iman will put newsmakers through their paces in front of a small group of ordinary South Africans. After her interrogation, the audience panel will have their chance to put their questions [...]