Category Archives: TV channels / Content

Viacom International Studios to develop films in Spanish with Infinity Hill

Viacom International Studios has ran an exclusive agreement with Intinity Hill, to develop and produce Spanish-language feature films. The partnership will focus on Spanish-language films shot across the globe with internationally known actors and directors, as reported by The Hollywood Reporter. This deal empowers us to increase our development of high-quality, longform content generating more [...]

Abu Dhabi Media launches new programmes on all its platforms

Abu Dhabi Media has launched a new range of programmes and shows across all its platforms and has revealed the relaunch of three of its applications; ADTV, AD Sports and AD Radio. Dr. Sultan Bin Ahmed Al Jaber, Minister of State and Chairman of the Board of Directors of Abu Dhabi Media, said: “The new [...]

Big Brother set to launch in Zimbabwe

The new show will be named One House Zimbabwe and the winner is set to walk away with US$50 000. The reality show, which is a first of its kind in Zimbabwe will be launched on this weekend.  Prince Mudzingwa (known as Mr Styllz), one of the organisers of the show, said the show is [...]

Nollywood partners with Bollywood filmmaker

The romantic comedy, Namaste Wahala, is collaboration between Nollywood and Bollywood will officially drop in March 2020. The film produced by Bollywood filmmaker, Hamisha Daryani Ahuja stars Nollywoods Ini Dima-Okojie, Richard Mofe Damijo, Osas Ighodalo, Ibrahim Suleiman, Broda Shaggi and Bollywoods Ruslaan Mumtaz. It’s no secret, Nigerians and Indians have one major thing in common: [...]

MTN launched new music talent show in Nigeria

MTN Nigeria announced the launch of Yello Star, its new music reality television show. The show seeks to groom musical talent by providing a lifetime opportunity to turn their dreams and aspirations into reality. Since 2006, MTN Nigeria has trained hundreds of young Nigerians in the art and business of music. Yello Star is all [...]

Caracol to develop female series based on the Conquest of America

The Colombian FTA TV channel Caracol Television, together with 360 Powwow and Isla Audiovisual, ran an agreement to co-develop the project ‘No llegaron solos’, a series that will tell the story of Catalina de Erauso (also known as ‘La Monja Alferez) , a woman of ancestry who pretended to be a man from her youth [...]

Africa Magic to roll out new TV series

The Edo State Skills Development Agency (EdoJobs) and Africa Magic have partnered together for a new television series that will draw talents from the states growing film industry. Managing Director, EdoJobs, Mrs Ukinebo Dare said the partnership will birth a telenova series that will be produced by Africa Magic with 60 percent of the crew [...]

TV47 to launch new TV show

The CEO of TV47, Eugene Anangwe has announced the launch of a youth-focused show, Youth Connect, that will air on Sundays at 8pm. The concept of the show is to showcase hardworking youth who have a dream to respective industry players to ensure that they get a chance to actualising their ideas. “I have been [...]

HBO starts filming new original Brazilian series

HBO Latin America announced that it will begin the filming process of Os Esquecidos (Los Olvidados), next February 17th, a suspense and mystery series that will be recorded for four months with locations in San Pablo, Paranapiacaba and other cities in that State. Throughout 10 episodes, Os Esquecidos will tell the story of a group [...]

BBC to offer its content on Soweto TV in SA

BBC will broadcast its programmes on the free-to-air channel Soweto TV in South Africa. The British group and the channel have announced a partnership agreement to air certain BBC programmes on the South African channel. The Director of Business Development of BBC World Service, Simon Kendall, declared, “We are delighted that viewers from Gauteng and across [...]