Category Archives: TV channels / Content

Tigo takes the Copa America from Brazil to Paraguay

Tigo Sports announced it started to broadcast these Copa America Brazil 2019  edition on its 100 and 710 (HD) Tigo TV programming grids channels (today TigoStar Paraguay), and on Tigo Sports App. The company brought several journalists to Brazil to make exclusively coverages of the sporting event that, with 12 hours broadcasts every day, will [...]

Public broadcaster SLBC to air Mixed Martial Arts in Sierra Leone

Leading broadcaster in Sierra Leone, SLBC, has seized a multi-year deal with world renowned Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) organization EFC. This collaboration will see MMA programs being broadcasted weekly on SLBC, offering EFC to millions of viewers in Sierra Leone. EFC show is transmitted weekly on TV in over 120 countries, captivating fans around the [...]

Marc Dorcel introduces first African adult channel

After the introduction of Dorcel TV and Dorcel XXX with approximately 3 million subscribers across Europe and recently Dorcel TV in Canada. The French X giant has decided to satisfy the African audience with Dorcel TV Africa. According to Gregory Dorcel, Dorcel TV Africas productions are produced by and for Africans with scenes adapted to [...]

Infront Media seizes six-year Olympics TV rights agreement in sub-Saharan Africa

The International Olympic Committee (IOC), the Olympic movements governing body, has inked a six-year contract with international sports rights agency Infront Media for the sub-Saharan Africa area. The contract will last until 2024 covering the next two Summer Games, Tokyo 2020 and Paris 2024; the Beijing 2022 Winter Games; as well as both of the [...]

Aruanas arrives at Brazil to generate environmental awareness

Aruanas, title of the new production between the Brazilian Globo Group and the company Maria Farinha Filmes, inspired by real events related to the global environmental crisis ant the work developed by activists to protect the planet, will be launched globally in more than 150 countries next July 2nd. Its first season will last 10 [...]

Edgar Welker enters to the TV sports rights market in Uruguay

Edgar Welker, former President of the Uruguayan Football Association (AUF) bought last December 2018 the rights to broadcast  several football competitions for Uruguay on cable TV, FTA, radio and streaming, such as the South American Sub 17 and Sub 20 tournaments (both competitions already disputed) and the Copa America, through the company Dexary. Welker sold [...]

FlixMedia shows exclusive content integrated to Disney releases

Flix Media, a Brazilian company that sells advertising options to be shown in cinemas before the beginning of each film, ran an agreement with Walt Disney World and The World Disney Studios to produce exclusive content, and show in that space the next distributors releases. Contents will be broadcast through Flix Channel, and must last [...]

M-Net partners with Cinemax to bring new local drama series worldwide

M-Net has collaborated with global broadcasters to offer the television version of Deon Meyer’s crime novel, Trackers, to the world. M-Net seized a partnership deal with ‘Germany’s public broadcaster ZDF. The pay TV operator has specified that crime thriller is also being co-produced by Cinemax, which will offer the drama series worldwide outside M-Net and ZDF’s [...]

Cisneros adds new productions for Latin America from this month

The entertainment company Cisneros Media, which last February consolidated its TV brands under the VePlus TV channel, announced it is adding new productions starting in June throughout Latin America. Some of the most important contents of the Cisneros Medias pay TV channel are the talk show El show de la Dra. Nancy”, the interviews program [...]