Category Archives: TV channels / Content

Whispering Truth To Power to air on Showmax

Whispering Truth To Power, Shameela Seedats documentary about Thuli Madonselas last year as South Africas public protector, is now streaming first on Showmax. The award-winning document went live on Showmax on Womens Day, won the Special Jury Prize at Hot Docs, North Americas most important documentary festival, as well as awards at FESPACO, Luxor African [...]

StarTimes to launch ‘Blood Sisters’ in Kenya

StarTimes subscribers are set to enjoy a new fascinating telenovela series, The Blood Sisters has been launched in August on Novela E Plus channel. The first episode is set to run at the same time every day. The Blood Sisters will be airing exclusively on the StarTimes platform and for the first time in Kenya. [...]

DirecTV airs special production to commemorate Woodstock’s 50th anniversary

OnDirecTV, channel available for all DirecTV subscribers in Latin America, announced it will broadcast the documentary Woodstock: three days that defined a generation today, which aims to tell the story of the mythical festival that brought together more than half a million fans and some of the greatests artists of all times over three days.  [...]

RTVE develops new series with Argentine producer Anima Films

RTVE and the film producer and distributor Wanda Vision, also from Spain, are working together in the fiction series El Invitado, in co-production with Argentine producer Anima Films. The project, based on an original Matias Gueilburts idea, founder of Anima Films, will last eight episodes and will be released on the Spanish channel. It is [...]

ITV secures rights to air three La Liga live matches of new season in Ghana

ITV will broadcast three La Liga matches live on ITV4 at the start of the new season. The broadcaster displayed live top-flight Spanish matches at the end of last season after previous rights holders Eleven Sports terminated their agreement. ITV will also broadcast weekly La Liga highlights throughout the season on both ITV and ITV4. [...]

Caracol Television series expand internationally

Colombian FTA TV channel Caracol Television reported that its series Without Breasts there is no Paradise and Out of Fashion were included into Amazon Prime Videos catalog, while The Queen of Flow was launched on Vidio, VOD platform operating in Asia. In addition, the channel premiered the series The Bronx and Surviving Escobar, Alias JJ, [...]

BitMe to make Gamescom 2019 live coverage from Germany

BitMe, new Televisas recently launched and focus on eSports, video games, technology and geek culture channel, announced it will develop the Gamescom 2019 live coverage, considered the most important video game expo in Europe and the second worldwide. With this special coverage, BitMe will be the only specialized media in Latin America that develops the [...]

Telemundo acquires Argentina’s Underground Producciones

NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises has acquired leading Argentine production company Underground Producciones, according to what the specialized media Variety reported. Telemundos new wholly-owned subsidiary will continue under the leadership of its General Director, Sebastian Ortega, who joins the development and creative team of Telemundo Global Studios. The agreements financial terms were not disclosed. Acquiring Underground Producciones [...]

BABA TV launched on DStv in Uganda

BABA TV, the highest-ranked new channel in the family with the best quality picture has been launched on DStv platform in Uganda. BABA TV is available on the DStv platform on channel 374. The Managing Director of BABA TV, Moses Grace Balyeku, declared, We believe that DStv viewers will be happy to see the inclusion [...]

Sony Pictures Television relaunches as Sony Channel in Latin America

Sony Pictures Television (SPT) announced it has renewed its Latin American Canal Sonys brand, now known as Sony Channel, which has a new visual identity in which the Sony logo is the main element. The company also announced that, with the aim of taking advantage of the channels premium content collection, Sony Channel will also [...]