Tag Archives: Mediapro

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 [...]

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 [...]