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Orient Hontai Capital completes acquisition of 53.5% stake in Mediapro

China’s Orient Hontai Capital has closed its acquisition of a 53.5% stake in Imagina Media Audiovisual – born from the merger between Mediapro and Globomedia – after obtaining the necessary regulatory approvals. Now, the rest of Imagina’s shareholders are WPP (22.5%) and its founders Tatxo Benet (12%) and Jaume Roures (12%). Roures and Benet will [...]

Orient Hontai Capital formaliza compra del 53,5% de Mediapro

El fondo chino Orient Hontai Capital completó la compra del 53,5% de Imagina Media Audiovisual -la productora surgida de la fusión de Mediapro y Globomedia- tras obtener las autorizaciones regulatorias necesarias. De esta manera, el resto del accionado de Imagina está compuesto por WPP (22,5%) y los socios fundadores, Tatxo Benet (12%) y Jaume Roures [...]

KPL on MediaPro offers

Kenyan Premier League Chief Executive Officer Jack Oguda has defended the decision to reject a rights broadcast deal offered by Chinese broadcaster Star Times and KPLs involvement with MediaPro to produce premier league matches. Oguda clarified that the Free-to-Air model was meant to increase fan base and in essence create stronger KPL brand that sponsors [...]

Telefe, Mediapro to co-produce new series

Argentine network Telefe (Viacom) and Spains Mediapro Group have signed a deal to co-produce Los Internacionales, a new series based on the book Conexión Bogotá, written by Nahuel Gallotta. A trailer of this new eight-part project will be presented at this years L.A. Screenings. Telefe will air the series in 2019. Los Internacionales will be [...]

Six arrested for pay TV piracy in Spain

The Spanish Police and Europol have arrested six individuals suspected of selling devices to illegally access pay TV networks with movies, series and sporting events, Europa Press reported. According to the news agency, the devices used to pirate the content, under the brand Web TV, were developed by a company based in Galicia and had [...]

Desarticulan red de TV paga ilegal en España

La policía de España, en colaboración con Europol, arrestó a seis personas que distribuían dispositivos para acceder de manera ilegal a señales de TV paga con películas, series y eventos deportivos, según reportó Europa Press. De acuerdo con el medio español, el aparato utilizado para piratear las señales, que tiene el nombre de Web TV, [...]

Amazon announces first Spanish original docu-series

Amazon Prime Video announced that is teaming up with Mediapro and LaLiga to produce Six Dreams, Amazons first Spanish original series. According to the company, the show will follow six personalities of the Spanish soccer tournament during the 2017-2018 season. The series, which will premiere in 200 countries and territories around the world, will follow [...]

Amazon se asocia con Mediapro para su primera serie española

Amazon Prime Video presentó Six Dreams, su primera serie original en España realizada en colaboración con LaLiga y Mediapro. La nueva propuesta seguirá de cerca a seis protagonistas del torneo de fútbol español durante la temporada 2017-2018. Esta docu-serie deportiva, que se estrenará en 200 países alrededor del mundo, mostrará las historias de Saúl Míguez [...]