Category Archives: TV channels / Content

TNT premieres second season of “Un Gallo para Esculapio”

The second season of the multi-award-winning Argentine original series “Un Gallo para Esculapio” will premiere on TNT on Tuesday, October 16. The next day, all episodes will be available in Cablevisión Flow and Channel 1 of Cablevisión HD. This year, TNT will be the only channel airing the series. The first season was also available [...]

ESPN to air ‘Injustice 2’ regional finals in Mexico

In order to meet the growing demand for eSports content, Warner Bros. Games will broadcast the regional final of the Latin League “Injustice 2”, Season 2, in partnership with Gamelta and ESPN in Mexico. The event will be held at the CDMX and will be broadcast exclusively on TV on Thursday, October 11 at 9:00 [...]

SABC1 TV show Uzalo sets new SA TV records

SABC1 TV show, Uzalo has broken all records in the history of television viewing in South Africa with the second episode of its recent two-parter wedding storyline that reached 10.2 million viewers. Uzalo is produced by Stained Glass Pictures and has been South Africas most watched TV show and the number one show on SABC1. The show [...]

Discovery Kids launches live-action original show “Big Top Academy”

Discovery Kids and Cirque du Soleil Images, the multimedia production division of Cirque du Soleil Entertainment Group, announced the premiere of “Big Top Academy”, an original live-action kids series, which will have Argentinian director and composer Cris Morena as executive producer and songwriter. The series is produced by Apartment 11 Productions in association with TVOkids. [...]

African Movie Channel rolls out production hub

African Movie Channel (AMC) officialises its progress into the development and production of its own movies and TV Series through its newly created production division, AMC Original Productions AMCOP. The African film industry is facing wider international recognition and it is important that industry players continue to contribute even more to its expansion, and [...]

Nahoo TV introduces first shopping channel in Ethiopia

Nahoo Television launched the nation’s first shopping channel Mazesha Zone, exclusively dedicated to commercials, presentations and demonstrations of products. The broadcaster has already set up warehouses, delivery systems, e-payment mechanisms and credit schemes to facilitate the operations of the satellite channel. The station will start by advertising about 100 consumer goods and products, with the [...]

Bloomberg wants strict control over Arabic financial news network

Bloombergs $90m deal with Saudi Research and Marketing Group to introduce an Arabic financial news network, will also allow the US firm the right to terminate the contract if its brand is brought into disrepute. Bloomberg inked a content and licensing deal with Saudi Research and Marketing Group, a media group whose chairman is Prince [...]

Tennis channel and WTA inked five-year TV/OTT rights deal UAE, Doha, Qatar

Tennis Channel and the WTA have inked a five-year agreement that will make the WTA available live on Tennis Channel live, over-the-top (OTT) streaming platforms as from January 2019. The collaboration includes Premier and International competitions as well as the WTA Finalsrepresenting more than 2,000 matches each season. The agreement allows Tennis Channel live, over-the-top (OTT) streaming [...]

TV Peru Internacional expands reach in Latin America

The international channel of TV Peru is now available throughout the American continent. Since October 1, it is hosted on Intelsat 11 satellite, which allows it to expand its coverage. This was announced on social networks by Hugo Coya, Chairman of State-run National Institute of Radio and Television of Peru (IRTP). “I am pleased to [...]