Category Archives: TV channels / Content

Ford Boyard Africa now on Canal+ in Africa

Canal+ is very pleased to announce the launch of the world-famous television concept, Ford Boyard, with an edition specially designed for the African continent: Ford Boyard Africa, the first African adventure show, produced by Canal+ International, Videorama and Adventure Line Productions.  As from September, Canal+ in Africa, will welcome 50 personalities from all over Africa [...]

Televisa’s Las Estrellas TV will not be free on the internet since October

Las Estrellas TV, owned by Televisa, will no longer be available for free on its website and, from next October 2nd, it will only be accessed by a Blim TV or Izzi subscription. According to Forbes Mexico, Las Estrellas reports its clients that its contents will be exclusive for subscription offers  from next October 2nd [...]

The Wendy Williams Show renewed for another two seasons across Sub-Saharan Africa

The 11th season of the American talk show kicked off this week in the United States with Liongate’s Debmar-Mercury announcing that Wendy has been renewed for another two seasons until 2022. After the tumultuous on-again, off-again 10th season that saw Wendy take several extended breaks since January 2019 dealing with health issues and chronic disease [...]

Women’s Football Championship arrives at TNT Sports in Argentina

The Argentine Football Association (AFA) and TNT Sports, which is available in the country through the FootballPack, announced the arrival of the new Women’s Professional Football Tournament on that screen starting next September 21st. As TNT Sports officially reported, the tournament will feature 17 football teams, which will face each other in 16 matches. Football [...]

Radio Television Dominicana to develop digital broadcasts from December

Radio Televisión Dominicana (RTVD) and the Korea Radio Promotion Association (RAPA) agreed to put digital TV into operation in the the Dominican Republic from December. The agreement also contemplates a USD 585 thousand donation in technological equipment for the Dominican channel by RAPA. This agreement allows the State channels to be the first with digital [...]

StarTimes encourages Rwandans to produce local contents

According to Officials from StarTimes Rwanda, local content producers can earn money if they innovate with new and original TV entertainment materials that can be aired on StarTimes Rwanda cable TV. StarTimes Rwanda offers over 200 bouquet channels for its subscribers. Local viewers are more interested by local novellas, series and childrens entertainment material. Unfortunately, [...]

National Geographic kids Abu Dhabi to showcase local youth adventure-filled series in UAE

National Geographic Kids Abu Dhabi has released Shammat Hawa i.e. Adventurous Brothers, a new enthralling, action-filled adventure youth series, locally produced and taking place around the UAE. The 14-part series tracks two Arab brothers eye-opening journey, starting from Abu Dhabis Eastern Mangroves and Mushrif Park and going on to Jebel Jais in Ras Al Khaimah, Shark Island in Khor [...]

Zee Magic available on StarTimes and Starsat in Africa

Zee Africa is bringing Bollywood entertainment to the African audience by rolling out its French General Entertainment Channel (GEC) Zee Magic on digital entertainment platforms StarTimes and Starsat. Zee Magic is available on StarTimes for the French-speaking audiences in countries such as Senegal, Gabon, Mali, Benin, Ivory Coast, Guinea, Burundi, Congo, DRC, Cameroon and Sierra [...]

Deal or no deal arrives at Uruguay through Teledoce

Uruguayan FTA TV channel Teledoce announced it will adapt Endemol Shines format Deal or no deal in the country. As reported by the TV channel, its local name will be Trato Hecho, and it will be presented by Uruguayan ex football player Sebastian Abreu. This is a new Teledoce international bet, after adapting Master Class [...]

ADDA becomes the first Latin American series to be released in Holland

Amar Después de Amar, (ADDA), a Viacom International Studios (VIS) series, premiered in Holland through Dutch Channels, and became the first Latin American production in reaching that market. Apart from Holland,, the original series has already arrived at multiple markets, such as Bolivia, Chile, Honduras, Israel, Poland, Uruguay and Vietnam. In addition, adapted versions of [...]