Tag Archives: Mediapro

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 [...]

China’s Orient Hontai takes control of Mediapro

China’s Orient Hontai Capital has agreed to buy 53.5% of Spanish group Imagina, the company born from the merger between Mediapro and Globomedia, for USD 1.2 billion. The transaction is subject to obtaining of regulatory permissions and is expected to be closed in second quarter of 2018. The Chinese fund acquired shares of Torreal (22.5%), [...]

El fondo chino Orient Hontai compra el 53,5% de Mediapro

El fondo chino Orient Hontai Capital adquirió el 53,5% de Imagina, productora audiovisual surgida de la fusión de Mediapro y Globomedia, por 1.016 millones (USD 1.260 millones). La transacción está sujeta a la obtención de permisos regulatorios y se prevé que pueda cerrarse en el segundo trimestre de 2018. El grupo chino compró las participaciones [...]

Mediapro, Turner sign deal for Chile national team TV rights

Turner Chile and Spanish company Mediapro have signed a deal to administer the television and commercial rights of the Chile national soccer team, from 2018 until 2022. This partnership was recently made official when Jorge Carey, CEO of Turner Chile, and Tatxo Benet, managing partner of Mediapro group, signed the agreement at a meeting held [...]

Mediapro y Turner cierran acuerdo por derechos de TV de la selección chilena

Turner Chile y la empresa española Mediapro concretaron un acuerdo para administrar de manera conjunta los derechos televisivos y comerciales de la selección chilena de fútbol, desde 2018 y hasta 2022. La alianza se oficializó recientemente cuando Jorge Carey, presidente ejecutivo de Turner Chile, y Tatxo Benet, socio gestor del grupo Mediapro, firmaron el acuerdo [...]