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SABC rolls out new educational channel in SA

The new TV channel called SABC Education will go live today and will initially be accessible on YouTube and digital terrestrial television.  The Group CEO, Madoda Mxakwe, specified that the introduction of the channel is timely as the nation needs these interventions to fill gaps that have been created by Covid-19 related adjustments.  “In particular, [...]

ESPN to offer series and movies in Latin America

ESPN Latin America will premiere the ESPN Cine & Series segment on May 4th, an initiative that will bring together the best productions from The Walt Disney Studios and 20th Century Studios related to the sports world. This initiative strengthens the permanent commitment to offer the highest quality content to all Latin America. ESPN is [...]

StarTimes introduced new pop-up channel in Nigeria

StarTimes has launched a new 24-hours Islamic pop-up channel named Ibadah TV, dedicated to providing high-quality content such as Muslim prayer, lectures, documentaries, and interviews for Muslim subscribers all over Nigeria, while helping them conduct their fast, fulfilling the need for worship among Muslim audiences. Set up specifically for the period of Ramadan, Ibadah TV [...]

Universal Cinergia Dubbing works on a dubbing and subtitling projects in Spanish, English and Portuguese

Dubbing producer Universal Cinergia, based in Miami, has ran several agreements to offer dubbing and subtitling services with Caracol TV and other companies, including Gaumont, DARO, CJ ENM and Eccho Rights. The production company recently opened new facilities in CDMX. In the case of the Colombian FTA TV channel, Universal Cinergia is working on dubbing  [...]

New Nollywood movie to launch on Netflix

Nollywood actor and filmmaker, Omoni Oboli has confirmed that her 2019 film, ‘Love is War’ will join Netflix’s list of increasing titles sooner than originally scheduled. ‘Love is War’ will begin streaming on Netflix from Wednesday, April 29, 2020 as confirmed by Omoni Oboli and film distributors, Filmone. The political drama written by Inkblot’s Naz [...]

Spacetoon and Shahid announced new streaming partnership

Spacetoon and Shahid have announced a new partnership that will bring Spacetoons exclusive and classic kids content to MBC Groups video streaming platform.  Spacetoon has a library of Arabic-dubbed works that has attracted more than 118m viewers across MENA. The partnership with Shahid is expected to help both parties reach a wider audience. Kamel Weiss, [...]

New reality TV series ‘Judging Matters’ to premier on Africa Magic

MultiChoice has announced the introduction of a brand-new reality TV show, Judging Matters which will begin on Monday, April 27, 2020, on Africa Magic Showcase on DStv channel 151. Judging Matters is a reality TV show that is focus at addressing small claims and minor cases in Lagos. These are usually a huge task for the established courts to deal with, [...]

Warner Bros ITVP creates fiction department for Spain and Latin America

With the aim of strengthening its content in the fiction area on TV, Warner Bros. ITVP Spain created a new scripted department, led by Carolina Gonzalez as Fiction Content Director, and Clara Nieto as Business Director, who report to Sebastián Moguilevksy, CEO of the production company in Spain and Portugal. The new scripted area is [...]

2BeNamed to distribute Spi content in Latin America

2BeNamed, a company created by former Fox Edgard Spielman, and Spi / Filmbox, announced a strategic partnership agreement through which the latter’s contents will be distributed by 2BeNamed in Latin America, focusing on VOD packages and linear channels in Argentina, Chile, Ecuador, Peru and Uruguay. The agreement includes three SVOD packages with on-demand content from [...]